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.
The Ivory Tower Changes Wall Street
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
Social Security: By the Numbers
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Rightsizing for Retirement
What does your home really cost?
Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.
Tips to avoid checking in luggage on your next vacation.
Even dogs have bad days. So, what happens when your dog bites a neighbor or passing pedestrian?
Understanding the value of a home warranty.
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.