We think of our clients as an extension of our family...
My Philosophy when working with our clients:
I live by the "Golden Rule" and model that same ideal when working with all of my clients.
I have utilized my teaching skills as a springboard to better enable my clients to make educated, informed decisions about their financial goals, objectives, and portfolios for managing their wealth.
Chesapeake Financial Strategies - At a Glance
Don, Donnie and their team at Chesapeake Financial Strategies, LLC have been advising clients in Financial Planning, Retirement Planning, and Wealth Management areas for over forty years. By utilizing progressive resources, independent investment advice and research, clients receive a customized approach of support to help achieve their planning and management objectives. To add to the client experience, our style is backed up with exemplary customer service and personalized attention.
Though the office is located at 7501 Greenway Center Drive, Suite 420, Greenbelt, MD 20770, we work with clients all over the United States and overseas. Most of our clients live within the Mid-Atlantic Corridor, serving MD, VA, DC, DE, NJ, PA, and WV.
Inflation & Your Money
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
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Clearing up confusion from the economic downturn following COVID-19 and how it might affect your financial strategy.
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The terms Medicare and Medicaid sound similar but are two very different things. Learn the differences in this informative article.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
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Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
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.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?