ABOUT FLORIDA WEALTH COUNSELING
Welcome to Florida Wealth Counseling. Florida Wealth Counseling, LLP Certified Public Accountants provides tax, accounting and consulting services led by partners Mary Jeanne Ludwig, CPA and Richard “Rick” Haughwout, CPA. Florida Wealth Counseling, LLC, is the marketing name for investment services* provided by Richard Haughwout, a Registered Representative*
Our Firm serves a diverse clientele which include the real estate and construction industries, estates and trusts, farming and other small businesses and individuals. We have experience preparing returns for U.S. citizens living abroad and U.S. Citizens owning foreign companies and foreign investments as well as foreign individuals with ownership in a U.S. Companies.
Creative Ways to Motivate Your Employees
Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees.
Countering Counterfeit Currency
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
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.
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
A collection of tips from professional travelers.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
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.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?