The Thom Group
Investments & Insurance
Gain from an independent perspective.
The Thom Group is an independently owned financial consulting firm with more than 86 years of combined dedicated personalized service to our clients. Our independence allows us to offer you an unbiased objective approach to serving your investment needs.
Whether you are just starting to save for your future, or are a seasoned investor, The Thom Group has the financial management experience to direct you towards addressing your objectives. We also offer financial and investment services through Independent Financial Group to business owners and their employees. In addition, we also offer a wide array of insurance services as well. Our commitment is to always provide unbiased advice, impeccable service, and diversified financial resources to serve your individual needs … that’s one benefit of an independent perspective.
The Five Basics of Financial Literacy
How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.
Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
16 Wall Street Cliches in 60 Seconds
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Purchasing homeowners insurance is critical for protecting your home.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.