Welcome to KCFCU Investment Services
The key to success is to start planning
your financial future today.
KCFCU Investment Services, located at Kellogg Community Federal Credit Union, serves the Kalamazoo and Battle Creek area. The Financial Consultants take a holistic approach to wealth management specializing in the following areas:
- Financial Planning
- Retirement Planning
- Asset Planning
- 401(k) Rollovers
- Estate Planning
- Life Insurance
We strive to help you understand the opportunities and potential rewards that are available when you take a proactive approach to your personal financial situation.
We're here to help educate you about the basic concepts of financial management, to help you learn more about who we are: and to give you fast, and easy access to market performance data. We hope you take advantage of this resource and visit us often. Be sure to add our site to your favorites in your Internet browser. We frequently update our information, and we wouldn't want you to miss any changes in the area of personal finance.
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Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
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When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
Every year the IRS releases its a of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
Are Real Estate Investment Trusts right for your portfolio?
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.