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.
How to Make the Tax Code Work for You
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Rebalancing Your Portfolio
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Retiring the 4% Rule
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Understanding the economy's cycles can help put current business conditions in better perspective.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Buy/sell agreements may help a business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
There are nearly 1,200 ETFs available. Should you invest in them?