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
The Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
What Our Kids Can Teach us About Saving Money
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
TIPS for Inflation
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Even dogs have bad days. So, what happens when your dog bites a neighbor or passing pedestrian?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?