Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m James Maendel, president of Maendel Wealth in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Here at Maendel Wealth 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 on your needs, wants, financial goals, and objectives.
With over 17 years in the financial services industry, I am passionate about helping clients make smart, well-informed decisions that make a meaningful and lasting impact in their lives and investments - providing them with a framework for greater financial independence. Since starting my business in 1999, I've guided clients through bear markets, the dot-com bubble, and the 'great recession' -the unprecedented global financial and housing crisis of 2008, gleaning experience and insights I believe only the market "trenches" can give.
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) 982-6148 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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Understanding Long-Term Care
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You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Learn about the latest sport to sweep the nation with this informative article.
If you’re thinking of leasing a new car, then you shouldn’t forget about gap insurance.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations?
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
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.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.