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We provide our clients with financial confidence in an uncertain future.

We help our clients build a worry-free financial future and a comfortable, secure retirement through comprehensive financial planning and prudent investment strategies. Our clients are mostly high-net-worth individuals and small business owners who are seeking to develop a long-term relationship with a trusted advisor.  

We understand that everyone’s retirement and life dreams are different, and we specialize in developing completely customized strategies that are designed to help you get closer to your life goals. Making the right financial decisions is critical to building wealth, and we provide the prudent advice, guidance, and support that our clients need to stay on track.

We work closely with other independent experts to help you:

  • Increase your net worth
  • Protect your wealth
  • Leverage tax-efficient financial strategies to pay less in taxes
  • Prepare for the comfortable retirement of your dreams

A tax-efficient financial strategy may help you pursue your goals and dreams. We design these strategies for successful people who want to maintain and enhance their standard of living and their net worth, while reducing their income tax and estate tax burden. 

 

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Put It in a Letter

Put It in a Letter

A letter of instructions provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.

The Other Sure Thing

The Other Sure Thing

Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime, and those we love may suffer if we are not prepared.

When Should You Take Social Security

When Should You Take Social Security

Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.

 

Choosing a Business Structure

Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”

The ABCs of Zero Coupon Bonds

Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.

Is an SEP-IRA Right for Your Business?

For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.

Caring for Aging Parents

As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.

How Income Taxes Work

A quick look at how federal income taxes work.

Can Group, Private Disability Policies Work Together?

Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause significant financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.

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What Is My Current Cash Flow?

Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.

Social Security Taxes

Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.

What Is the Dividend Yield?

This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.

Should I Buy or Lease an Auto?

This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.

Taxable vs. Tax-Deferred Savings

Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.

Saving for College

This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.

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Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Investment Strategies for Retirement

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

Managing Your Lifestyle

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

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

Retirement Plan Distributions

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

5 Smart Investing Strategies

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

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What Can a Million Dollars Buy You?

$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.

Rightsizing for Retirement

What does your home really cost?

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?

Estate Management 101

A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.

Women and Retirement

Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.

Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart

Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.

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