Thank You for visiting our website! We are Blake N. Rawson and Fred T. Cook. Here at CAVU Financial, we take great pride in assisting our clients in any way that we can. We understand that you face unique challenges in your daily and financial life. We can help you with your needs for today, efficiently coordinating your plans, for tomorrow. Whether your goals are saving for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
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A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Social Security: Maximizing Benefits
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Here’s a guide to explain all the parts of Medicare.
Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
What does your home really cost?
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.