Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Welcome to Settanni Financial, a private wealth management firm located in Westchester County, NY. We have been helping our clients build their futures for over 25 years. We understand that families face unique challenges as they plan for college, prepare for retirement and plan their estates. Whether your goal is securing a paycheck for life, protecting loved ones, or creating a legacy, we have a solution that will meet your needs. Our personalized service helps you focus on what matters most to you; family, career, and leisure, while we handle the rest.Contact Us
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Retirement Traps to Avoid
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Bursting the Bubble
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
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.