Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome to Rau Financial Group in Lake Charles, La. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life.Contact Us
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What Can a Million Dollars Buy You?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Measuring the Value of a Financial Advisor
Ever wonder what the real value of a financial advisor is? It’s not just added portfolio returns.
The Anatomy of an Index
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
At what point can you call a personal vehicle commercial?
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.