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Planning today for the potential of tomorrow.

Our personalized financial planning process is designed to explore your goals, dreams, values, and financial objectives. Each one of our clients has different goals and expectations for their wealth, and we specialize in developing custom strategies to support their goals. We pledge to honor our clients’ trust in us by giving them only objective advice, guidance, and strategies best suited to meet their personal goals.

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.

 

Helpful Content

A Look at Whole Life Insurance

A Look at Whole Life Insurance

Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

U.S. Personal Savings Rate

U.S. Personal Savings Rate

What can be learned from the savings rate?

 

Avoiding Cognitive Decline

Try these activities to keep your brain sharp.

Do You Owe The AMT?

If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.

Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance

When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.

Split Annuity Strategy

Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.

When to Self-Insure

Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?

Are Women and Financial Strategies a Mismatch?

Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.

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Lifetime of Earnings

Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

My Retirement Savings

Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.

Saving for Retirement

This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.

Federal Income Tax

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

Paying Off a Credit Card

Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.

What Is My Current Net Worth?

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

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Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

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

Retirement Plan Distributions

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

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

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.

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The Rule of 72

Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.

Are Alternative Investments Right for You?

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

The Cycle of Investing

Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.

Do You Feel Lucky?

Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.

What to Do When You Lose Your Wallet

There are things you can do to keep yourself safe when you lose your wallet.

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?

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