What can Kaufman Financial Services do for you?
Individuals face challenges every day. Can you tackle your financial challenges all on your own? Located in Reading, Pennsylvania, our knowledgeable staff, including four financial advisors, can help you develop a plan to address your financial goals and objectives. Providing superior client service and information is the core of what we do at Kaufman Financial Services. With financial planning becoming a major part of the American lifestyle, we strive to be the best so that you, your wallet, and your net worth can see the difference. As an independently owned financial planning firm, we are not forced to offer only certain services. Our independence allows us to offer a full universe of financial services, specifically picking from a wealth of services to individually suit your needs. So if you’re looking for a group of hard-working, competent, and ethical financial advisors to help you with your finances, your search has ended.
Managing Your Lifestyle
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Keep Your Umbrella Handy
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
How Financial Professionals Are Compensated
Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.
The Pre-Retirement Checklist
This checklist can give you a quick snapshot of how prepared you are.
Critical Estate Documents
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
Countdown to College
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
Retirement Traps to Avoid
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
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Taxable vs. Tax-Deferred Savings
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Roth 401(k) vs. Traditional 401(k)
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Saving for Retirement
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Social Security Taxes
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Inflation & Retirement
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Assess Your Life Insurance Needs
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
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Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Protecting Those Who Matter Most
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
An Inside Look at Retirement Living
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
5 Smart Investing Strategies
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles of Preserving Wealth
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Your Cash Flow Statement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
From Boats to Brokers
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
What You Need to Know About Social Security
Every so often, you’ll hear about Social Security benefits running out. But is there truth to the fears, or is it all hype?
Should I Invest in Gold?
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
The Other Sure Thing
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Are Alternative Investments Right for You?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.