Welcome to Pryor McCormick Investments...
Pryor McCormick is two channels that provide a full range of financial services for individuals, families, retirement plan sponsors and businesses.
Pryor McCormick, Inc. is a State of Alabama Registered Investment Advisor that provides financial planning and asset management. Financial planning covers all aspects of personal finance. Asset management includes discretionary portfolio management based on clients' objectives and risk tolerance. Our advisors manage portfolios combining independent money managers located across the country that vary as to management styles, methods and philosophies.
Pryor McCormick, Inc. charges fees and receives no commissions.
Pryor McCormick Investments provides brokerage services through Sterne Agee Financial Services, Inc. Member FINRA/SIPC. Traditional securities such as stocks, bonds, mutual funds and annuities are offered on a commission basis.
Pryor McCormick evolved from the founding of Cahaba Asset Management in 1989. It is the culmination of a line of firms that have always been fiercely independent, forward looking and dedicated to the welfare of our clients.
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The Birmingham office of Pryor McCormick was named in the November 12th, 2007 issue of Forbes Magazine by Goldline Research as:
"One of the Ten Most Dependable Wealth Managers of the Southeast."
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Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
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You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate the potential capital gains taxes due on your transactions.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
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If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.