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
Password Protection Strategies
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
When Life Insurance Becomes Taxable
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
Certain Uncertainties in Retirement
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Each year hundreds of children die or are injured in pool accidents. By taking seven steps, you can keep your pool safe.
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Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
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
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.