Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Bert Livingston, a financial professional in Jacksonville, Florida. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. I can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is saving for retirement or college — or creating an estate strategy — our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
I have years of experience in financial service and I can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. I look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call 904-296-3300 ext. 5021.
Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
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.
Estate Management 101
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
At what point can you call a personal vehicle commercial?
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Here are several important changes to Social Security that may impact how and when you can begin taking income benefits.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.