Comprehensive Financial Planning
Comprehensive financial planning for those who are needing a personal CFO with the knowledge and skills to work collaboratively towards financial success! Comprehensive financial planning is at the core of the services we offer to our clients. Work with ongoing or on a one-time project basis.
Cash Flow Planning and Budgeting
→Review current spending
→Analyze existing debt
→Budgeting processes to identify cash flow surpluses and gaps
→Optimize banking structure
→Execute investment strategy
→Asset selection and allocation
→Tax-harvesting as needed
→Minimum volatility and hedging strategies
→Funding strategy and analysis
→Financial aid process and planning
→Alternative higher education strategies and discussions
→Review and analysis of prior year tax returns
→Tax deferral, advancement and future tax liability analysis
→Quarterly tax payment assistance
→AMT estimations and strategies for stock options
→Guidance on when to seek help from an estate planning attorney
→Education on the benefits of having a complete estate plan in place.
Employee Benefit Review
→Full analysis of company sponsored benefits
→Guidance and recommendations on which benefits to pursue
→401k guidance and investment analysis
→Health insurance, HSA, and FSA guidance and strategies
→Guidance on when to seek help from an insurance professional
→Education and review of current insurance policies: life, disability, and long-term care
Equity Compensation Planning
→Summary of all equity compensation for current and prior companies (RSUs, NQSOs, ISOs, ESPPs, SARs, ESOPs, etc)
→Exercise timing strategies and tax optimization
→Selling consequences and the effect on capital gain, AMT, and ordinary taxes.
→Comprehensive integration of buy and hold strategies and how decisions effect long and short term goals.
→Current and ‘what if’ scenarios to explore alternative ways of financial freedom
→Withdraw optimization strategies to lower your tax bill
→Private pension strategies to ‘raise the floor’ of your retirement
→Roth conversion and social security planning and integration
Investment guidance for households needing a structured and disciplined approach to their investments. We typically will only directly manage your assets if taking part in our ongoing comprehensive financial planning services.
→Professionally in house managed portfolios
→Constructed using research from world renowned asset managers
→Tax harvesting for tax optimization
Investment Screening, analysis and selection
→Investment philosophy resulting in low-cost, globally diversified portfolios
→Investment philosophy that cuts out the day to day ‘noise’ of the market
→Investment strategies customized for your specific goals and objectives
Fees are dependent on complexity. Our fees are transparent: we will never collect commissions or kickbacks from third parties.
comprehensive financial planning
→Ongoing: Begins at $200 per month
→Project (one-time engagement): Begins at $400
Fees are dependent on asset size and are heavily discounted when included with comprehensive financial planning and can be as low as 0% up to certain asset levels.