Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m James Maendel, president of Maendel Wealth Management Group in Farmington Hills, Michigan. Here at MWM we understand that individuals face unique challenges as they navigate today's financial landscape planning for retirement and a secure future for their families & businesses. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether you are investing for retirement, college savings, corporate or estate planning, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life. To get started, please call (248) 626-2000 ext.234 or use the "Have a Question?" box which appears throughout our website. It is an honor to serve you and your family!
A Look at Whole Life Insurance
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
All Muni Bonds Are Not Created Equal
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Estate tax laws have changed a few times in recent years. Do you know the new rules?
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause significant financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate the potential capital gains taxes due on your transactions.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement 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.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
There are nearly 1,200 ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.