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Sacramento, CA 95864-1510


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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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Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.

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This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.

Inflation & Retirement

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Principles of Preserving Wealth

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Protecting Those Who Matter Most

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Tax Management Strategies

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Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

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The Fed and How It Got That Way

Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.

Surprises

Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.

Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart

Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.

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