Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome to Blodgett Wealth Management, I’m Pam Blodgett, a financial professional servicing Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and Florida. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement, we can help take the mystery out of preparing for your future. Whether your goal is saving for retirement, college or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (269) 492-1250.
Weekly Market Commentary
Each week the LPL Financial Research team assembles thoughtful insight on market and economic news.
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A Brief History of Estate Taxes
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
How Will Working Affect Social Security Benefits?
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
The Fed and How It Got That Way
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.