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.
What Smart Investors Know
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Is Term Life Insurance for You?
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
What kind of auto insurance should you have? Do you know?
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
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.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.