Welcome to Acorn Investment Strategies
Acorn Investment Strategies was established to provide ongoing professional advice to investors and help them address their individual financial objectives. We combine personalized service with a disciplined investment management process and offer objective research with access to a wide selection of nonproprietary investment options. As your independent advisor, our primary focus will be investments that match your needs, goals and lifestyle. Our commitment to the partnerships we develop is consistent and ethical service to work towards our clients’ financial objectives.
We encourage you to explore our site and learn more about the services we provide. Should you have any questions or would like more information on our firm, please feel free to email us or call us at 919-362-4889. We look forward to hearing from you.
Understanding Long-Term Care
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
A Look at Diversification
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Safeguard Your Digital Estate
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.