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.
Rightsizing for Retirement
What does your home really cost?
Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
The Business Cycle
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
Have fun and learn how to craft the perfect password with the help of this highly engaging infographic.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.