Celebrating 20 years of exceptional client service in 2013.
Welcome to Oak Partners, Inc. where we strive to be your most trusted advisor through our professional knowledge, our integrity and our total commitment to service.
At Oak Partners, we provide comprehensive investment consulting services with the goal of increasing our clients’ wealth and protecting their financial future through professional guidance and a personalized investment strategy. We believe that investing in today’s markets requires discipline, knowledge, and professional experience, and our clients trust us to deliver prudent advice and help maximize their returns.
Our site is designed to educate you about the basics of financial planning, give you insight into our investing philosophy and unique methods, and to provide easy access to market performance data. We hope that you will find these resources useful and will visit often.
A Brief History of Estate Taxes
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
What Is My Risk Tolerance?
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
If you are concerned about inflation—and expect short-term interest rates may increase—TIPS could be worth considering.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability, along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
What does your home really cost?
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.