Financial Services & Financial Planning
Sentz Financial Services LLC was founded with the goal of assisting our clients in every aspect of their financial lives. We’ve provided the most personal service available, thus earning a reputation for excellence in our industry. For each of our clients we strive to help create financial stability and security to provide financial independence.
With over 50 years of experience in the industry, we are constantly increasing our knowledge base in order to stay current on the latest financial news for our clients. We work with attorneys and accountants to help you meet all angles of your financial goals. We present our information to you in an understandable manner and are always available for advice or information, any time and as often as you wish Shawn Sentz was recently named a Columbus 2016 Five Star Wealth Manager for his excellence in the financial services and wealth management field.
Don’t Be Your Own Worst Enemy
Emotional biases can adversely impact financial decision making. Here’s a few to be mindful of.
What Is a 1035 Exchange?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
How Income Taxes Work
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Purchasing homeowners insurance is critical for protecting your home.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
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.
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.