Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Welcome to Kachel Financial Group in Brookfield, WI. 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 estate planning, our personalized service focuses 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 (262) 784-1938.
Inflation & Your Money
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Yours, Mine and Ours: Estate Strategies for Second Marriages
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
Your Changing Definition of Risk in Retirement
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Drinking may be a “rite of passage” for teens, but when it occurs in your home you may be held responsible for their actions.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.