Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Rich Frontera, a financial consultant* in Clifton Park, New York. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether you are investing for retirement, college savings or for an estate strategy, our personalized service helps to focus your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (518) 688-2223.
*Richard Frontera is a Registered Representative and Investment Adviser Representative of Equity Services, Inc. Securities and investment advisory services are offered solely by Equity Services, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC.
Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Succeeding at Business Succession
There a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
The Richest Man in Babylon
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.