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Navigating Your Financial Journey
Welcome, I’m Timothy Lay, owner and principal of TPA Financial. We understand that there are unique challenges when it comes to planning and preparing for your financial future. We help clear away the confusion and mystery around investing in today’s volatile market place.
Our objective is to serve your best interests while you enjoy, Living Life.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of our foundation of success.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our website, send us a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We’ll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
"We partner with individuals and business owners on their journey to achieving their financial goals, and serve their best interests along the way so they can focus on what is most important: Living Life"
IRA Withdrawals that Escape the 10% Tax Penalty
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Raising Healthy Children
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
The Power of Compound Interest
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Tips on insuring your teen driver.
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.