Biblical Stewardship and Faith-based Financial Planning
David Nielsen is an independent Christian financial advisor providing clients with comprehensive and customized financial planning strategies based on their individual needs.
David believes everyone needs a customized financial strategy in order to determine where they are, where they want to go, and how to get there. In aiming to act as a financial steward for his clients, he is dedicated to using biblical principles in advising clients, whether offering retirement planning strategies or insurance solutions. He seeks to guide his clients through the process of establishing their financial, personal, and business goals, and help them determine investments that may best match their risk tolerance and objectives.
David largely works with families, widows and widowers, and small business owners. In providing comprehensive financial planning services and products, he develops customized strategies that address eight different areas, from income tax analysis to retirement projections. With offices in Cary, Illinois; Dunbar, Wisconsin; and an affiliated office in Vicksburg, Mississippi, he serves the surrounding areas and works with clients in 28 states, including Michigan, Mississippi, and Louisiana.
“America was founded by people who believe that God was their rock of safety. I recognize we must be cautious in claiming that God is on our side, but I think it's alright to keep asking if we're on His side.” - Ronald Reagan
Do not mistake activity for achievement.
Make each day your masterpiece.
The History of Retirement
Do you know where the idea of “retirement” comes from?
The Cost of Procrastination
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
A Penny Saved is Two Pennies Earned
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
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.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?