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.
A Fruitful Retirement: Social Security Benefit
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Where Will Your Retirement Money Come From?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Mutual Funds vs. ETFs
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Explore the benefits and drawbacks to paying off your mortgage prior to retirement with this article.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
Explore the growing influence women wield over the economy with this handy infographic.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.