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Welcome, I'm Joe Counts, a financial Professional in Virginia Beach, VA.  We understand that individuals and business owners face unique challenges.  Our mission is to help you live a successful, worry free financial life. Our goal is to remove the worry that comes from hoping that you are making the right financial decisions and replace it with helping you feel confident that you are making the right financial decisions for your family and business's future.

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What Is My Current Cash Flow?

Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.

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This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.

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Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.

Historical Inflation

This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.

Inflation & Retirement

Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.

How Much Home Can I Afford?

With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.

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Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

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Principles of Preserving Wealth

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Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.

The Power of Tax-Deferred Growth

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The Other Sure Thing

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Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.

The Facts About Income Tax

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