Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—David Gossett can help you address your most pressing money questions.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search my website, send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
The Rule of 72
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Travel, Without the Baggage
Tips to avoid checking in luggage on your next vacation.
Value vs. Growth Investing
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
What does your home really cost?
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.