Patterson Financial Services

professional services for investment management & financial stategies

My name is Craig Patterson, CLU, ChFC, CFP® 

As a financial professional with over 30 years experience helping individuals and businesses build their financial futures, I am dedicated to serving Central Pennsylvania.  Please check out my website to learn more about me and the products and professional services that I can provide to you.

Thank you for visiting my website.  I look forward to hearing from you!

Retirement Portfolio Lifespan

How Long Will Your Funds Last?

College Funding

Use this calculator to estimate the cost of your child’s education, based on the variables you input.

Mortgage Acceleration

This calculator can help you determine how soon you can pay off your mortgage.

Savings Goals

How much do you need to save each year to meet your long-term financial goals?

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Cyclical vs. Defensive Stocks

Cyclical and defensive stocks differ and consumer spending and economic growth may affect various sectors of the stock market.

Inheriting an IRA

If you’ve inherited an IRA or might inherit one in the future, it’s important to understand your options.

Correlation and Portfolio Performance

How correlation plays a role in constructing a portfolio that strikes a balance between risk and potential return.

HOT TOPIC: Fixing Social Security

America faces tough choices among potential solutions proposed to address Social Security’s fiscal deficit.

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