We are a comprehensive wealth management firm based in Traverse City, Michigan and serving clients all over the country. We seek to build long-lasting relationships with clients who share our philosophy of thorough planning and disciplined investment management.
Wealth management isn’t just for the ultra-wealthy. Our clients are hardworking, forward thinkers who want to build stable, independent financial futures and are willing to partner with a team of professionals.
We seek to be our clients’ Chief Financial Officer, a trusted confidante who provides ongoing guidance for every major financial issue they face. By offering an extraordinary level of personal service and continuous follow-up, we let our clients get back to living life comfortable in the knowledge that we are looking after the details.
Budget Check Up: Tax Time Is the Right Time
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Four Really Good Reasons to Invest
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
Strategies For Managing Student Loan Debt
Five strategies for managing your student debt.
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Bitcoin has emerged as a digital currency that exists virtually, making it different in fundamental ways.
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Are Real Estate Investment Trusts right for your portfolio?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
The question used to be, “How low can interest rates go?” Now it's, “How long can rates remain at their historic low levels?”
Have you explored all your options when it comes to managing your taxable income?