Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Welcome, we are DS Financial Strategies, a financial services firm in Yardley, PA. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they build wealth and plan for the future. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, saving for college, or managing your estate, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.Contact Us
Tax Reform: Before and After
What did the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act change? Here's a quick snapshot.
How to Retire Early
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
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.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.