Southern Trust Financial Planning is a registered investment advisory firm located in Sarasota, Florida. Southern Trust Financial Planning specializes in providing objective financial planning and investment management with the goal of helping clients grow and protect their assets through all of life's stages.
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The Half Million Dollar Baby
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Crowdfunding—Capital for the 21st Century
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Learn about the dangers of internet fraud with this highly educational and fun “pulp” comic.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Here are several important changes to Social Security that may impact how and when you can begin taking income benefits.
Your credit score may influence how much you pay for auto and home insurance.
Estate management can help ensure that your assets are transferred according to your wishes while managing tax issues.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Check out this video to begin separating fact from fiction.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
When markets shift, experienced investors stick to their strategy.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.