McCullough and Associates, LLC was founded with the goal of assisting our clients in every aspect of their financial lives. For each of our clients we strive to help create financial stability and security to provide financial independence.
Our customized solutions are designed to help our clients improve their long-term financial success while delivering an unprecedented level of personalized service.
We encourage you to explore our site and learn more about the services we provide. Should you have any questions or would like more information on our firm, please feel free to email us or call us at (417) 883-1212. We look forward to hearing from you.
Social Security: By the Numbers
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Does Your Child Need to File an Income Tax Return?
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
Drinking may be a “rite of passage” for teens, but when it occurs in your home you may be held responsible for their actions.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.