What are your Dreams?
With a financial consultant, you can be comfortable knowing that you can rely on the knowledge and experience of a trusted professional. Call or come by for a free consultation. First National Investments and your financial consultant, Mike Kossina, are here to help you plan for tomorrow ... Today.
Mike can be reached at (618) 281-6198 and his primary office is located at the Columbia Banking Center.
What are your Goals?
Whether you are saving for college, looking forward to a financially secure retirement, or simply protecting yourself and your family from the prospect of financial uncertainty, the knowledgeable financial consultant at First National Investments can help you determine the financial strategy that’s right for you.
First National Investments offers access to:
- Stocks and Bonds
- Mutual Funds
- Life, LTC. & Disability Insurance
- Business Retirement Plans
- College Investment Plans
- Investment Analysis
- Portfolio Evaluations
- Retirement Planning
Ways to Supplement Your Medicare Coverage
There are numerous ways to supplement your Medicare insurance coverage. This article helps you explore your options.
Problems with Probate
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
The Pre-Retirement Checklist
This checklist can give you a quick snapshot of how prepared you are.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
You make decisions for your portfolio, but how much do you really know about the products you buy? Try this quiz
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Savvy investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.