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!
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Estate Management Checklist
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Options When Your CD Matures
Knowing your options when a CD matures can help you make a sound investment decision.
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A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
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This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
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This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
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