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.
Certain Uncertainties in Retirement
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Global vs. International: What’s The Difference?
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Volunteering in Retirement
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Four vacation destinations you might never have thought of.
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.