672 Main Street, Suite 300
Lafayette, IN 47901

Gettings Reed Financial Services, LLC


Do You Feel Lucky? Purdue University Rightsizing for Retirement What Can a Million Dollars Buy You?


"Somewhere there is a map of how it can be done."                                
                             ~ Ben Stein

 You are the center of our Financial Planning practice. Our passion is creating personal financial plans with focussed Investments so you can achieve, maintain & preserve your Financial Independence.


 LEARN MORE: "Everything in One Place" your assets at your fingertips  

 CLIENT ACCESS ONLY:  "Everything in One Place Dashboard Log In" 


Helpful Content

Should I Invest in Gold?

Should I Invest in Gold?

Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.

How Does Your Credit Score Compare?

How Does Your Credit Score Compare?

Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.

Pay Yourself First

Pay Yourself First

It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.


Choosing a Business Structure

Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”

Your Changing Definition of Risk in Retirement

A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.

Buying vs. Leasing a Car

Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.

Certain Uncertainties in Retirement

The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.

Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities

Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.

What Is an Annuity?

Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.

View all articles arrow

Bi-Weekly Payments

This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.

Long-Term-Care Needs

Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.

Lifetime of Earnings

Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

Annuity Comparison

This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.

Federal Income Tax

Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.

What Is My Risk Tolerance?

This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.

View all calculators arrow

Keys to Investing for Retirement

There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

5 Smart Investing Strategies

There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

View all presentations arrow

Choosing a Mortgage

Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.

The Power of Tax-Deferred Growth

Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?

The Richest Man in Babylon

In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.

The Facts About Income Tax

Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.

The Cost of Procrastination

Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.

Do You Feel Lucky?

Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.

View all videos arrow