Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome,Boyer and Sappenfield Investment Advisors is an independently-owned financial services company with two locations: Arcola, IL and Villa Grove, IL. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether you are investing for retirement, college savings or estate planning, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
We invite you to meet our team of professionals, who have more than 40 years of combined experience in the financial services industry. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call Arcola Office: 217-268-3216or Villa Grove Office: 217-832-3033
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Yours, Mine and Ours: Estate Strategies for Second Marriages
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
An Overview of Renter’s Insurance
Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.
Gun Ownership and Your Homeowners Policy
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
Can you keep up with your children’s mobile slang?
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
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.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.