Welcome to Granite Investment Services
Granite Investment Services is a financial services firm committed to helping our clients improve their long-term financial success. Our customized programs are designed to grow, protect, and conserve our clients' wealth by delivering an unprecedented level of personalized service and experience. We encourage you to explore our site and learn more about the services we provide.
The Cycle of Investing
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Budgeting After a Divorce
Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.
Universal Life Insurance
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Marriage changes everything, including your insurance needs.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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 portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.