Personal, Professional, Ethical
Bishop Financial Advisors prides itself on getting to know you personally by understanding that your financial situation is unique, complex, and is best served by someone who shares your values.
Personal: You will appreciate our personal approach that treats you as a person with dreams, aspirations, and feelings instead of an investment account.
Professional: Our experience, continuing education and training, professional certifications, and affiliations make us qualified to provide sound advice, solid management, and comprehensive wealth planning.
Ethical: Holding ourselves to the highest standard of honesty and integrity, we provide financial clarity and independent advice to match your values.
Financial Guidance You Can Count On
“When we can help someone pursue their financial goals, using a solid, well-disciplined plan, I know that we’ve made a positive difference in someone’s life for decades to come.”
The Ivory Tower Changes Wall Street
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
Does Your Child Need to File an Income Tax Return?
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
The Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Marriage changes everything, including your insurance needs.
Learn a little about worldwide currency in this fun infographic
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
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 compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.