Income planning is a critical element of a solid financial plan and retirement strategy. A major financial goal is to have a consistent and reliable stream of income that will last through retirement. We can help clients address critical questions, such as how much should we have when we retire, how to shift from retirement savings to retirement income, how to estimate monthly income and expenses, and how to ensure those assets last through retirement.
We work with our clients and their other advisors on an array of tax matters from the sale of inherited assets to the sale of the family business; we will work with you and your advisors to achieve the most tax efficient transaction.
Benefits Plan Optimization
Executive compensation packages and employee benefit plans offered through your employer are a great way to save for retirement. However, selecting the best options and maximizing contributions can cause uncertainty. We can help you understand how your retirement plan works, how to optimize benefits, and help you choose the right investments on your employer sponsored retirement plan with your other finacial planning and investment strategies.
As our partners approach retirement, many have a number of questions regarding Social Security. How much will my income benefit be? How do I maximize my benefits? When should I begin taking Social Security? We understand the complexities of Social Security and have the resources to address our clients’ questions.
Investments and Asset Management
We help clients analyze their income sources and determine how to match them with future expenses by utilizing both passive and active management strategies. We have experience developing portfolios using both methods and take into consideration clients’ risk tolerance, ever changing goals, and time horizons.
We also utilize technology to provide our clients with real time updates on their living, dynamic plans.
Many individuals, couples, and families don’t only want to make their assets last for their lifetimes; they want to leave a legacy for their heirs. However, the financial side of estate planning is often overlooked and can have a significant impact on one’s family. We can assist clients in articulating their estate planning needs and coordinate the work of other professionals who may be needed, including estate attorneys and CPAs.