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Sacramento, CA 95864-1510


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800.322.6103

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Planning for your family’s financial future is one of the most significant tasks you’ll ever undertake. We work with you in developing strategies designed to help work toward achieving your financial goals over time, through a plan carefully crafted to meet your objectives and designed to evolve with your changing needs.

Our philosophy: Operate with the highest levels of integrity and transparency. Offer responsive, customized service. Replace uncertainty with confidence and clarity by educating you about the wealth-management strategies that fit you best.

We know that when we earn your trust, we earn your business for the long term—and we succeed together.

OUR MISSION:

We provide independent, experienced investment advice to families, businesses and charitable organizations, delivering highly personal service with a straightforward approach that builds strong and lasting relationships.

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IRA Withdrawals that Escape the 10% Tax Penalty

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Succeeding at Business Succession

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Disability Income

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Self-Employed Retirement Plans

Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.

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This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.

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Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.

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This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.

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Principles of Preserving Wealth

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Tax Management Strategies

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Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

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Retirement Plan Distributions

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Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.

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The Real Cost of a Vacation Home

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A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List

A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.

Should I Invest In REITs?

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