Welcome to The Thorndike Company

We have been serving individual investors and small businesses with their financial planning, retirement, investment, and insurance needs since 1974. We provide independent advice, custom plans and solutions along with exceptional personal service. As an independent retirement planning firm, The Thorndike Company, LLC offers securities through Centaurus Financial Inc., a broker/dealer, Member FINRA finra.org and SIPC sipc.org. Our Branch Office in Norwood, Massachusetts is one of over 240 Centaurus offices from coast to coast.

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Robert Hitchcock |
Retirement can invoke a mix of conflicting emotions from anticipation to fear, excitement to anxiety. It’s one of the biggest life changes we experience in our adult lives. Most of us anticipate and save for it for decades. But, going from receiving a paycheck for most of your adult life to living off the wealth you have amassed is no doubt an unnerving transition. Have I saved enough to live off of? How will I...
You’re probably aware that there are many options for retirement planning including 401(k)s, IRAs, Roth IRAs, and more. Some of the more common plans are employer-sponsored ones like 401(k)s, 403(b)s, and 457(b)s. These arrangements have higher contribution limits and let employees save for retirement on a post-tax or a tax-deferred basis, which is more typical. However, as individuals move from job to job or employer to employer, they are faced with decisions about what to...
Robert Hitchcock |
Managing finances properly is mainly common sense. While we’ve all made financial mistakes, most of those mistakes are easily rectified, particularly when promptly corrected. However, there are some financial decisions that can be much harder to recover from. Here are just a few of them: Spending more than you make. This usually occurs when overusing credit cards. The temptation is there, particularly for those fresh out of college, to use credit cards to pay for...