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.
Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Spotting Credit Trouble
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Healthy Body, Healthy Pocketbook
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
Retirees traveling abroad need to know that their health insurance travels with them.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.