Why Hirst Financial
Learn more about how the Hirst Financial Independence Planning team is focused on delivering peace of mind.
Click here to learn more about why you may need an Estate Plan and how we can help you create it.
Financial Planning Myths
Click here to learn more about financial planning and get more information on debunking myths about financial planning.
Wealth Designed. Life Defined.™
Hirst Financial Independence Planning, Inc.’s mission is to focus on delivering peace of mind. How? By providing customized financial plans, investment strategies and estate plans. We are the team you can rely on. We are one of the leading wealth management firms in Fall River, MA serving families, business owners, executives and institutions. Our team strives to provide you the highest level of service for our local and national clients in financial planning and investment management. Contact us today and let Hirst Financial Independence Planning, Inc. help you on your True Wealth journey.
Mutual Funds vs. ETFs
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
Password Protection Strategies
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
How Does Your Credit Score Compare?
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Roth IRAs are tax advantaged in a different way from traditional IRAs.
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.