Personal Financial Excellence
Through Institutions, Financial Advisors and CPAs
Welcome to our Web site, where you will find information in the form of newsletter articles, calculators, literature and research reports. You will also find contact information that can help you meet personally with a financial professional in one of our current 94 registered branch locations in California, Idaho, Nevada, Utah and Wyoming.
We hope your visit will help you understand the opportunities and potential rewards that may result from a proactive approach to fundamental personal financial excellence. We are here to help you gain a better understanding of the financial concepts behind insurance, investing, retirement, estate planning, and wealth preservation.
Most importantly, we hope you see the value of working with conveniently located skilled professionals who have an unwavering commitment to the highest professional standards.
To Catch a Thief
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Errors and Omissions Insurance
E&O insurance is specifically designed to protect you, or your company, from the risk of a client’s dissatisfaction.
Death is No Excuse
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
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Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
What does your home really cost?