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.
Inflation & Your Money
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
You Would Rather Be...
Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.
How Will Working Affect Social Security Benefits?
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Drinking may be a “rite of passage” for teens, but when it occurs in your home you may be held responsible for their actions.
Technology tips to make your next trip even better.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.