Our approach to your wealth care needs is both holistic and long-term. We strive to provide the right solutions for your financial challenges and goals and are committed to offering you advice in each key area of financial services.
The Flanders Group will help you understand your investment risk tolerance, continually determine your asset allocation needs and recommend the appropriate investment vehicles to protect your wealth and reach your goals.
Whatever your vision of retirement is, diligent and ongoing planning and goal setting are necessary for your retirement to live up to your expectations. The Flanders Group will help you make the most of your employer-sponsored plans, IRAs and other retirement vehicles to make sure your income is sustained during a time when you should reward yourself for years of hard work.
Illness and injury can happen to anyone. In fact, a person has a one in four chance of becoming severely ill or disabled. If you’ve planned for this possibility, when was the last time you reviewed your plan? And does it take any recent life events into account? As life changes, so do your insurance needs and the strategies needed to protect your lifestyle and your family members who are dependent on your income.
Estate and Gift Planning
We understand that designing your estate plan and defining your legacy is one of the most difficult and emotional components of your wealth management plan. Successfully planning the transfer of your wealth is critical to fulfilling the promises you’ve made in life. With our deep understanding of your total financial situation, we will work to minimize income and estate taxes and help maximize the financial opportunities you provide to your heirs and chosen beneficiaries. Together we will leave behind the legacy you desire.
We leverage our knowledge in financial and tax services to ensure your wealth management plan is operating in the most tax-optimized manner possible. This includes making sure that you don’t pay a penny more than the law requires and looking for ways to reduce current and future tax burdens.
Business and Succession Planning
Business owners have countless daily demands on their time. Additionally, they must save for retirement and plan for what will happen to their businesses when they retire. Whether it’s a buy-sell agreement between owners or an income preservation plan for your loved ones, our team offers comprehensive support for complex business planning, including business formation, entity selection and succession planning.
Asset and Income Protection
Asset and income protection includes strategies to shield assets from illness, taxation and frivolous claims from third parties. Successfully planning for these potential events cannot be overstated, because they affect other aspects of your planning process, including investment and insurance planning.
Considering that education costs increase yearly, your children’s educations—as well as your current and future lifestyles—depend on the wealth you build up now. It is important to regularly review your specific goals and actively plan for education costs.
Special situations are any events that force dramatic and sweeping changes. These can include marriage, divorce, birth, death or a large inheritance. These events can affect your estate plans and investment strategies. Our team is prepared to guide you through these situations to make sure you are prepared.
The Flanders Group understands that fulfilling your philanthropic passions can be one of the most emotional and impactful parts of a plan. With our in-depth knowledge of your total financial situation, we will work to maximize the financial opportunities you provide to chosen beneficiaries and the charitable organizations important to you.
Securities offered through 1st Global Capital Corp. Member FINRA, SIPC. Investment Advisory Services offered through 1st Global Advisors, Inc. We currently have individuals licensed to offer securities in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Florida. This is not an offer to sell securities in any other state or jurisdiction.