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113 South Boulevard
Suite 200
Tampa, FL 33606

RLA Financial

(813) 251-0004

 
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My philosophy for financial freedom for you is based on the following cornerstones of my practice, which I utilize in serving every client:

First, I take every precaution to do no harm, by instituting Asset Protection, making sure proper asset protection strategies are in place.

Secondly, a strong emphasis is placed on Asset Growth, by initially working to understand an individual's needs and goals, then striving to grow those assets we have set aside for you to pursue greater wealth.

Finally, I make a conscious effort to devote attention from the start to Retirement Income Planning.

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Helpful Content

Fallen Tree Damage—Who Pays?

Fallen Tree Damage—Who Pays?

Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.

The Facts About Income Tax

The Facts About Income Tax

Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.

A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List

A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List

A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.

 

What Is a 1035 Exchange?

1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.

U.S. Personal Savings Rate

What can be learned from the savings rate?

Universal Life Insurance

Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.

Catch-Up Contributions

Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.

Insuring Your Second Home

There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.

The Great Debate Continues: Active vs. Passive

In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”

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How Much Home Can I Afford?

With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.

A Look at Systematic Withdrawals

This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.

Comparing Investments

This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.

Taxable vs. Tax-Deferred Savings

Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.

Comparing Mortgage Terms

Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.

What Is the Dividend Yield?

This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.

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Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

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Estate Management 101

A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate

How to Retire Early

Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.

Surprise! You’ve Got Money!

Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.

Jane Bond: Scaling the Ladder

Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.

Don't Buy The Hype

There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.

Safeguard Your Digital Estate

If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?

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