Welcome to IFIS
Independent Financial & Insurance Services offers a complete range of financial products. Our financial services include retirement plans, college funding, retirement plan rollover advice, mutual funds, life insurance, and more.
At IFIS, our investment executives will work with you to identify investment opportunities to meet your financial goals. The result: a customized investment strategy designed for you.
Personal service, focused on meeting your needs
Planning for the future isn't always easy. With so many choices available, it can be a challenge to determine which products are right for you. To help you get started, we added links to financial calculators and articles.
Systematic Withdrawals in Retirement - Clear and Wrong?
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Social Security: By the Numbers
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Pay Yourself First
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
The chances of an IRS audit aren’t that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?