Who We Are
With decades of industry experience, our goal is to develop long-term, trusting relationships with clients and understanding your financial goals and dreams.Learn More
One of the keys to helping clients achieve their financial goals is the strong relationships we create with our clients. Relationships really do matter at Cortland Private Wealth Management.Learn More
With 15 convenient locations our team is available to help you with your financial goals and needs. Check out our locations and schedule an appointment at your local branch.Learn More
Knowledge is power and we put great emphasis on educating our client, their friends and customers of the bank on relevant investment topics and concepts.Learn More
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Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
What Smart Investors Know
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
How Big is Money?
Learn a little about worldwide currency in this fun infographic
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
The item most homeowners forget on their home improvement project checklist is insurance.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?