George Makris started the Makris Financial Group with one basic mission – to help people invest wisely and properly in order to help them reach their financial goals. Over 30 years later, that philosophy has not changed and the large and growing network of Makris Financial Professionals remain dedicated to serving the most important asset we have – our clients.
Thinking of Retiring Abroad?
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate