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.
Bursting the Bubble
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Events on Wall Street
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
Social media may be a modern imperative for businesses looking to grow and build their brand, but it also introduces risk.
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?