Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Welcome, My name is Michael Most and I'm a financial Advisor with offices in New York and Florida. I understand that individuals often face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. I can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow.
Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, college savings or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants and financial goals and objectives. I have 20 years of experience in financial services, I can help address your needs today and for the many years to come.
I look forward to the opportunity of working with you through the various stages of your life.
The Client Experience
As your life continues to change and evolve we will help modify your goals and keep you moving forward.Learn More
Applying principles and strategies that may enable you to create an investment portfolio that reflects your risk tolerance.Learn More
A sound approach begins with taking a closer look at your potential retirement income sources.Learn More
Yours, Mine and Ours: Estate Strategies for Second Marriages
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
Volunteering in Retirement
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
What Smart Investors Know
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
90% of small businesses in the U.S. don't protect their data from cyber attacks. Is your business at risk?
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.