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Welcome to Walden Investment Services located at Walden Saving Bank. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life.
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It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
To Catch a Thief
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
The Anatomy of a Supplemental Health Plan
Here’s a guide to explain all the parts of Medicare.
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However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
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An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
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Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
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We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”