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
When Heirs are Imperfect
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
Here’s a guide to explain all the parts of Medicare.
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
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.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.