Providing experienced, knowledgeable financial planning and asset management for individuals, families and businesses since 1999.
We understand that your individual financial situation is unique and deserves an equally unique approach designed to help put you on track to pursuing your financial goals.
We believe that the core elements of financial planning are investment planning, retirement planning, tax planning, estate planning, and insurance/risk management planning which should all be considered together in a comprehensive financial plan. To better serve our clients, we maintain certifications/designations/licenses specializing in the core elements of financial planning: CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional, Certified Public Accountant, and Attorney.
Because we are independent, we have no obligation to sell proprietary products or services, so we can freely recommend only those products and services that are best suited for your financial goals and objectives. This is the objectivity afforded by working with an independent financial planner. We offer you timely, unbiased advice and promise to do so with the highest level of integrity and service.
Keeping Up with the Joneses
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
To Buy or Not to Buy
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Best Vacations: By Car, By Ship, By Foot, Once in a Lifetime
Four vacation destinations you might never have thought of.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
How long does a $20 bill last?
Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
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.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.