Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome! I’m Eric S. Ball, a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM with Ball Wealth Management in Porterville, CA. I understand the challenges and complexities that people face in their financial lives. My goal is to help take the mystery out of the world of finance and assist you in coordinating your finances in order to pursue and enjoy financial freedom. Whether you are investing for retirement, college savings, insurance or estate planning, or just need to ask a question, my firm Ball Wealth Management, offers personalized service which focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
With over 30 years of experience in financial services, I can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. My staff and I look forward to working with you through all stages of your life. Our website has tools and resources to help you get started. Please contact me at (559) 784-0957 or at email@example.com to schedule a complimentary initial consultation.
I look forward to meeting you.
"Thank God I Paid For the Rolls! "
The stock market crash of 2008 was the ultimate "Failure to Proceed" and caused panic and anxiety. With real life stories and experiences, and a wry sense of humor, Eric Ball wrote "Thank God I Paid Cash For The Rolls!" to offer a unique perspective on the financial crises and provide insights, concepts and strategies to help you both survive and thrive in an uncertain world. No matter what the future holds, the principles explored in Eric's book will be valuable for your financial planning.
With so many books on financial planning in the market, why would you choose “Thank God I Paid For The Rolls!” Because it makes sense!! Eric’s extensive years of experience, trials and tribulations as a Financial Planner along with his personal experiences has made him highly regarded in his field.
With Eric's book, you will gain knowledge of:
- Developing a long-term perspective in a short term minded world.
- You will gain from the experiences of people who have faced financial crises in the past and how they address the challenges.
- Ideas for setting financial goals and practical steps to implement them.
- Strategies to coordinate your investment and retirement plans.
- Practical steps to manage, reduce and eliminate debt.
- Practical ideas for both the beginner and the seasoned investor.
The stories, ideas and concepts in this book make it the perfect foundation for a high school or college graduate. This is a perfect gift for anyone wanting to expand their financial horizon.
To get a copy of Eric' book, simply CLICK BELOW, or better yet, call our office at (559) 784-0957 and Eric will send you an autographed copy.
Fallen Tree Damage—Who Pays?
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
Insuring Your Second Home
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Social Security: By the Numbers
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.