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.
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Financial Strategies in a Post-DOMA World
The Supreme Court’s declaring DOMA unconstitutional may require some same-sex couples to reconsider their financial strategy.
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
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.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?