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Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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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Countdown to College
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The Business Cycle
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Understanding Long-Term Care
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Five strategies for managing your student debt.
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.