Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome! I’m James Kuxhaus, a Wealth Advisor and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM professional in Salem, Oregon. We at Directions Wealth understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. Our professionals have many years of experience in financial services and can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow.
Whether your goal is saving for retirement, college, an estate strategy or other goals, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life. Please email or call us at 503-364-9358 to schedule a complimentary visit to determine whether we are the right fit for you.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Safeguard Your Digital Estate
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Mastering Mobile Lingo
Can you keep up with your children’s mobile slang?
What did the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act change? Here's a quick snapshot.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
What kind of auto insurance should you have? Do you know?
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.