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Our mission is to enrich our client’s lives by empowering them to make wise and prudent financial decisions through our process of consultation, education and continual guidance

At Brook Wealth Management LLC, we understand that retirees face many important decisions that can affect their long-term financial success. Some of these decisions revolve around making investments that will work towards creating a hedge against outliving their income, the impact of inflation, taxation, and rising healthcare costs.

We are available to approach such challenges with experience and skill.

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

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Keep Your Umbrella Handy

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Catch-Up Contributions

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Putting a Price Tag On Your Health

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Assess Your Life Insurance Needs

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Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.

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Principles of Preserving Wealth

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Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

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What Our Kids Can Teach us About Saving Money

Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.

Your DNA Test

If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.

Safeguard Your Digital Estate

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

What Can a Million Dollars Buy You?

$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.

Inflation and Your Portfolio

Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.

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