Independence, Objectivity, Integrity
Welcome, Ahrens and Associates is a Littleton, Colorado based retirement and investment consulting firm that specializes in working with retirement plan sponsors and individuals to provide sound investment and retirement programs.
Retirement plan and investment management services are frequently provided with inherent conflicts of interests. It is our belief that in order to avoid these conflicts, a firm must have the independence to be an objective advocate. It is our goal to provide exceptional service and value to our clients. Our expertise and independent position in the market allows us to pick and choose plans and products that best suite your needs. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (303) 785-5121.
The Business Cycle
Understanding the economy's cycles can help put current business conditions in better perspective.
Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
The Cost of Procrastination
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Each year hundreds of children die or are injured in pool accidents. By taking seven steps, you can keep your pool safe.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?