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.
Getting a Head Start on College Savings
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
Social Security: The Elephant in the Room
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
A Look at Diversification
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.