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
Choosing a Business Structure
Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”
When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
“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.
Apps that help small business owners better manage and grow their business.
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
Technology tips to make your next trip even better.
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
What does the Tax Reform and Jobs Act mean for you?
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.