At Black Financial Services, we focus on serving the financial needs of businesses and individuals in Minnesota. We are an independent financial services firm specializing in helping retirees and pre-retirees build a comfortable retirement and helping achieve their long-term financial goals.
Tax Freedom Day
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
A Cheat Sheet for Sending Your Kid to College
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Social Security Taxes
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
It may help your business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
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.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting, and whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like the junk in a junk drawer.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.