Pay bills by check, set up online banking, deposit checks, review and reconcile bank statements, review investment statements, credit card bills, medical bills and other bills. Negotiate and advocate on your behalf with legal and tax professionals, creditors and other service providers.
Create both digital and paper files; track and aggregate financial and tax documents, pay estimated tax when necessary; review legal documents such as Power of Attorney, Health Care Proxy, Advance Directive, Living Will and others. Systematize and track emails and passwords; reduce clutter and unwanted solicitations.
Create financial spreadsheets from scratch or existing financial statements; summarize, aggregate and highlight financial metrics into effective presentation materials.
Review all cash streams coming in - salary, Social Security, Pensions, IRA Required Minimum Distributions, maintenance and other income streams - and review and track expenses. Transfer money between accounts when needed. Create and update spreadsheet to better understand and predict cash flow. Help new grads organize their financial obligations - online bill paying, budgeting, saving, banking, debt management, etc.
Make referrals, as needed, to accountants, lawyers, financial advisors, social workers and others. Help interview referrals.
My services range from providing an extra pair of eyes to oversight of your actions to fully executing all of your financial needs. You decide what's right for you. The list above covers much of what I do but is not comprehensive. If there's a need you have, just ask.