Navigating Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome to Baker Financial Services, a full service financial planning firm in Arlington, Texas. For over 30 years, we have offered comprehensive financial guidance to our clients. While there are unique challenges when building wealth and planning for the future, we work hard to help each client navigate their way toward financial independence. Whether you are preparing for retirement, beginning an investment program or need a financial blueprint, our personalized service is designed to help you reach your goals and objectives.Contact Us
Four Really Good Reasons to Invest
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
The Financial Literacy Crisis
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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 importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?