Zachary F. Longley


Financial Planner

Financial Planning Estate Management 101 Women and Retirement Perception vs. Reality

Encompassing Your Financial Future

At Northeast Planning Associates, Inc., our goal is helping our clients work towards their goals. We are a financial services firm dedicated to providing meaningful financial strategies to address the concerns of individuals, families and business owners.

For more than 50 years, we at Northeast Planning Associates, Inc. have provided our clients with access to a full range of financial services and products.

Zack understands the complexities of business and personal financial planning. His top priority is to help enhance the lives and financial future of those with whom he works. Zack believes in long-term relationships built around trust and honest, open communication. He has advised individuals, as well as large corporations, and regularly holds seminars on financial topics of public interest.

Helpful Content

The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing

The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing

It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.

An Arm and a Leg

An Arm and a Leg

A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.

Lots of Variables with Fixed-Rate Mortgages

Lots of Variables with Fixed-Rate Mortgages

When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.


How Stocks Work

Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.

Universal Life Insurance

Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.

The Financial Literacy Crisis

Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.

Insuring Your Business Against Cyber Liability

44% of small businesses are victims of cyber attacks. Here’s how to protect yours.

Earnings for All Seasons

Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?

The Ivory Tower Changes Wall Street

Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.

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Potential Income from an IRA

Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.

Inflation & Retirement

Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.

What Is My Current Net Worth?

Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.

Interested in a Fuel Efficient Car?

Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.

Federal Income Tax

Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.

Comparing Mortgage Terms

Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.

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Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

Investment Strategies for Retirement

Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.

5 Smart Investing Strategies

There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

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Interest Rates: How Low Can They Go?

The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?

Are Alternative Investments Right for You?

With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.

Ready for Retirement?

Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.

The Real Cost of a Vacation Home

What if instead of buying that home, you invested that money?

The Business Cycle

How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?

What Smart Investors Know

Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.

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