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!
Disability and Your Finances
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
The Financial Literacy Crisis
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Orchestrating Your Retirement Accounts
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?