Barnes Financial Services (BFS) is a financial services practice based in Indianapolis, Indiana. We have built a strong reputation for educating and assisting small businesses and individuals in pursuing their financial goals. BFS offers personalized Accounting, Tax & Investment Financial Services.
The 2023 Tax Filing Season is Here!
Estate Management 101
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
What Is My Current Net Worth?
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Suddenly Single: 3 Steps to Take Now
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
Help others achieve life-long financial balance with just a desire to be something different.
Financial acronyms you should know.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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 some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Every so often, you’ll hear about Social Security benefits running out. But is there truth to the fears, or is it all hype?
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.