Rod Chamberlin, MSFS - Chamberlin & Associates
Welcome to the Chamberlin & Associates website where you’ll find a wealth of information in the form of newsletter articles, calculators and research reports.
We hope your visit will help you understand the opportunities and potential rewards that are available when you take a proactive approach to your personal financial situation. We have created this website to help you gain a better understanding of the financial concepts behind insurance, investing, retirement, estate planning and wealth preservation. Most important, we hope you see the value of working with skilled professionals to pursue your financial goals.
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HELPING YOU BUILD AND PRESERVE WEALTH
Healthy Body, Healthy Pocketbook
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Inflation - Back to the Future
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
There’s a link between debt and stress.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, covering how bond laddering works.
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.