Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Timothy Bogert, a financial advisor in Southfield, MI. I have practiced values-based financial planning for over 35 years. When people ask me what I do, I explain that I am in the financial services business with a distinct approach in that I help people FIND MONEY they are currently losing unknowingly and unnecessarily. Find out why my clients consider me to be the antidote to conventional financial thinking.
If what you thought to be true, turned out not to be true, when would you want to know?
Tax Minimization Planning
Learn strategies to minimize financial strain due to taxesLearn More
Special Needs Planning
Families that have kids with special needs, need to do special planningLearn More
Retirement Income Strategies
Retirement Plans do two things; they postpone the tax and the tax calculation. What’s your exit strategy?Learn More
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
The Cost of Procrastination
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
You might qualify for Medicare if you’re under 65-years-old. This article will explain the conditions where you may qualify for Medicare early.
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Explaining the SECURE Act and how the changes affect your retirement strategy.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.