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.
Inflation - Back to the Future
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Orchestrating Your Retirement Accounts
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Even dogs have bad days. So, what happens when your dog bites a neighbor or passing pedestrian?
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Why have the markets been so volatile recently?
Your credit score may influence how much you pay for auto and home insurance.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?