We believe that most people are experiencing some internal turmoil over the “right” thing to do with their finances. Whether it be over cash flow decisions, estate planning, wealth management, investing, social security choices, business succession or even competing goals such as paying for college and being able to retire.Learn More
We help you discover what you are trying to accomplish and what is or what could get in your way of accomplishing it. We uncover your options and turn in-action into action.
We do this by applying macro-economic thinking to all of your financial decisions leading you to optimal financial balance which allows you to alleviate financial threats and to meet your financial obligations with more certainty than luck.Learn More
Understanding Today's Financial Environment
At Lutz & Associates, we understand that every situation is unique and we strive to take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow by employing a comprehensive financial analysis. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, college savings, or executing an estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have decades of experience counseling individuals, families and business owners on their financial strategy. Our goal is to serve as a trusted alliance to you throughout every stage of your life. We look forward to working with you.
Rightsizing for Retirement
What does your home really cost?
Three Key Questions to Answer Before Taking Social Security
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Stop Wasting Money
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Here are several important changes to Social Security that may impact how and when you can begin taking income benefits.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.