Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement or looking to better understand certain investment ideas, Dennis Skinner and his team can help you address your most pressing money questions. Skinner & Associates, Inc is located at 1400 Fawcett Parkway, Suite B in Nevada, Iowa.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of our foundation of success.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our website, send us a note regarding any questions you may have about investment concepts, accounting, taxes or payroll. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Tax Alpha: Election Year Jitters
The Most Overlooked Item of Any Home Improvement
The item most homeowners forget on their home improvement project checklist is insurance.
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Buying Auto Insurance For Teen Drivers
Tips on insuring your teen driver.
Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Learn a little about worldwide currency in this fun infographic
Here are 4 great, and sometimes unexpected, places to raise a family.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.