Sound advice and planning solutions for all stages of life

When people hear the term “financial planning”, a typical assumption is that financial planning is limited to investments or wealth management. Our comprehensive financial planning process is much different. It is designed to help you determine what kind of life you want for you and your family and then help you make the decisions necessary to make it happen.

Our clients have a variety of planning objectives, and most people agree that the financial world can be both complex and confusing. There is an overwhelming amount of information and opinions of all types, and a clear path forward is not always evident.

Whether you are a first time parent seeking guidance on how to financially protect your new family, a successful investor exploring ideas on complex retirement income strategies, or simply opening your first ROTH IRA account, we can help.

Like a tour guide with a machete that is clearing a path through the jungle, our goal is to help you discover a clear path ahead. Let us show you the difference that true financial planning can make in your life.

Our Planning Principles:

Elevate the conversation:

Our approach to strategic financial discussions is rooted in six powerful conversations. Your feedback on these six topics will help us understand your true values, aspirations, concerns and objectives. It will serve as the foundation to our future discussion points and become our basis for problem solving on your behalf.

Offer a balanced perspective:

We believe that it is fair to say that the future is unknown and unknowable. Being laser focused on one investment perspective may result in an overconfident and unbalanced solution. Our intent is to explore the strategies that are meaningful to you, remain objective, and consider all viable solutions. What works for one individual may not work for you. Our role is to bring clarity, detail, and focus to the discussion.

Provide specific solutions:

Let’s forget generalities and get specific. Our goal is to avoid financial strategies based on general rules of thumb or logic that fit the masses. That is not who we are. We will lead a data collection and discovery process to get to know you better, identify important time horizons and establish fitting goals and expectations.

Investment advisory and financial planning services offered through Planners Alliance, LLC, a SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Subadvisory services are provided by Advisory Alpha, LLC, a SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Insurance, Consulting and Education services offered through Vertex Capital Advisors, LLC. Vertex Capital Advisors, LLC. is a separate and unaffiliated entity from Planners Alliance, LLC and Advisory Alpha, LLC.

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