Broker Check

1711 Route 46 East, Parsippany, NJ 07054

TEL.973-299-0444

The Cycle of Investing What Can a Million Dollars Buy You? The Facts About Income Tax

Accounting

Whether you are investing to build wealth, protect your family, or preserve your assets, we can help take some of the mystery out of preparing for your financial future.

Learn More

Tax

Business owners and professionals face special financial concerns. Kostka Taylor, L.L.C. CPAs offers qualified, professional assistance to pursue your objectives.

Learn More

Financial Planning

You can access your account information anytime, day or night. We encourage you to contact us when you have questions about your portfolio. Investment and financial planning services are offered by Donald P. Kostka and John Taylor, Jr. through their affiliation with HD Vest.

Learn More

Helpful Content

Value vs. Growth Investing

Value vs. Growth Investing

Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.

All Muni Bonds Are Not Created Equal

All Muni Bonds Are Not Created Equal

Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.

Debt Stress

Debt Stress

There’s a link between debt and stress.

 

Death is No Excuse

The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.

You Would Rather Be...

Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.

Pay Yourself First

It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.

Estimating the Cost of College

This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.

Budgeting After a Divorce

Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.

U.S. Personal Savings Rate

What can be learned from the savings rate?

View all articles arrow

Can I Refinance My Mortgage?

This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.

What Is the Dividend Yield?

This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.

Long-Term-Care Needs

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

Saving for College

This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.

What's My Potential Estate Tax?

This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.

Bi-Weekly Payments

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

View all calculators arrow

5 Smart Investing Strategies

There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

Investment Strategies for Retirement

Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.

Tax Management Strategies

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

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

5 Smart Investing Principles

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

View all presentations arrow

The Rule of 72

Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.

Coaches

Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.

What Our Kids Can Teach us About Saving Money

Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.

Should You Invest in Exchange Traded Funds?

There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?

The Fed and How It Got That Way

Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.

An Arm and a Leg

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.

View all videos arrow