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Celebrating Our 55th Year as a Local Family-owned Business!

Olson Insurance & Financial Services is proud to serve the Greater Tallahassee region for 55 years! Since 1960 we have been committed to providing a comfortable and informative experience as we help clients reach their financial goals. Our staff is educated and licensed on a varied array of products for both individuals and employer groups. We pride ourselves on treating each of our clients with the priority they deserve.

 

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Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities

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Keep Your Umbrella Handy

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Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.

And the Executor Is

The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.

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My Retirement Savings

Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.

Comparing Investments

This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.

Assess Your Life Insurance Needs

This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.

Long-Term-Care Needs

Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.

What Is My Current Net Worth?

Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.

Bi-Weekly Payments

This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.

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Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

Keys to Investing for Retirement

There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

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The Facts About Income Tax

Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.

The Good Ship IPO

The seas of the market are constantly shifting, and whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.

What Smart Investors Know

Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.

Exit Strategies of the Rich and Famous

Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?

Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College?

Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.

Do You Feel Lucky?

Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.

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