Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome to Eastman Financial, LLC, a 401k plan advisor, investment management and financial planning firm based in Atlanta, GA. We understand both small businesses and individuals face a unique set of challenges in preparing for retirement and protecting their assets. As a Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist, Certified Financial Planner, and Registered Representatives of Cetera Advisors LLC, we’re uniquely qualified to help small businesses and individuals attain their retirement goals.
Whether your goal is providing a “Best in Class” retirement plan for employees, managing investment risk, or creating a retirement income stream you can never outlive, our goal is to help you achieve your goals.Contact Us
While a company retirement plan is one of the best benefits you can offer to attract and retain a quality workforce, it also carries a serious fiduciary duty that requires effective plan governance.Retirement Plans for Small Businesses
Effective financial planning is much more than savings and investments. It requires developing a strategy based on a careful assessment of future needs and goals that will weather changing economic conditions, volatile markets, and stand the test of time…Financial & Retirement Income Planning
We offer numerous investment management platforms ranging from “in-house” portfolios of mutual funds to independent, institutional third-party money managers.Investment Management
Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
The Fed and How It Got That Way
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Certain Uncertainties in Retirement
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Learn about the latest sport to sweep the nation with this informative article.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
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.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.