Welcome to Larkin & Associates, an Investment Advisory firm located in Surprise, Arizona. J. Donald Larkin and M. Sue Larkin, Certified Financial Planner™ practitioners, have operated Larkin & Associates since 1981. They firmly believe that personal relationships and customer service are the basis for strong business partnerships. Larkin & Associates is family owned and operated and is positioned to continue for many years to come. Over the next few years, we will see greater and faster innovations in technology and investments than ever before. We plan to be right here, helping you make the adjustments to our ever-changing financial world. Our mission has been, and continues to be to help you and your family create and maintain wealth for current and future generations. We believe that this Web site will prove to be beneficial to you. Please feel free to contact us for further information.
A Brief Guide To Condo Insurance
Important items to consider when purchasing condo insurance.
What Can a Million Dollars Buy You?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Four Steps to Valuing an Estate
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.