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Offering a wide range of financial products and services, Foster & Associates has proudly served the Pacific Northwest since 1981.
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The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
Measuring the Value of a Financial Advisor
Ever wonder what the real value of a financial advisor is? It’s not just added portfolio returns.
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
At what point can you call a personal vehicle commercial?
The item most homeowners forget on their home improvement project checklist is insurance.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.