Many different methods can be utilized in retirement planning, for example the Monte Carlo simulation. Named after the European gaming capital in Monaco, the Monte Carlo simulation is a method of running retirement scenarios multiple times with multiple variables to obtain a sense of the various scenarios that can affect your nest egg on the […]
What is Strategic Diversification?
Diversification 101 – The Basics When deciding how you want to structure your investments, as part of your overall investment management plan, you’ll no doubt come across the phrase “diversification.” While part of a bigger strategic asset allocation plan, strategic diversification is an important tool for managing risk exposure. By allocating your investment into different […]
Top Questions To Ask a Financial Advisor
If you’re looking for a financial advisor in Philadelphia, Sarasota, or Ohio plan on asking questions. That’s the only way to ensure that the advisor will meet your needs and that you’ll feel comfortable with the person.
What is Strategic Asset Allocation?
At Financial Freedom Fee-Only Wealth Management, we have a three-level approach to investment management. Level one is strategic asset allocation.
Do I Need Investment Management? (Yes!)
Do you need investment management? Many people believe that investment management should only be considered once their investment portfolios have reached a certain size. But in fact, investment management should be considered one component of a comprehensive financial plan, which should also include a review of your cash flow and expenses, retirement planning, college savings […]
How To Find the Best Financial Advisor in Malvern, PA
How do the wealthy in Malvern, Pennsylvania find the best financial advisor for their needs? The same way people of other income brackets and in other geographical areas do, by deciding which financial advisor best fits their needs.
What Millionaires Look for in a Financial Plan
Many, if not all, millionaires enjoy financial freedom and financial independence. However, they also value a lifestyle of hard work and fiscal prudence no matter how high their account balances, and they do not spend money frivolously. Most were not born into wealthy families but have built their wealth through self-control and a focus on […]
5 Reasons Why Choosing A CFP® Makes Sense!
There are dozens of financial designations for industry professionals, and any planner can call himself or herself a financial planner. However, the Certified Financial Planner™ designation stands alone in its offerings and trustworthiness.
5 Tips For Finding Your New Financial Advisor
You have big financial goals, and finding the best financial advisor to make these goals achievable is a big decision. Comprehensive financial planning is crafted by qualified financial advisors and is based on a thorough understanding of you and your financial objectives.
What Does Retirement Look Like to You?
Retirement looks different to everyone. For some, it means having the time to travel the world and start checking off things from a bucket list. For others, it means spending time at home with grandkids and finally having time to connect with friends. It can mean relocating. It can mean downsizing. It can mean paying […]
How Should You Pay for Financial Planning?
Financial advisors are compensated with various pricing strategies that are based on their knowledge, licensing, and company affiliations:
What Does Financial Freedom Mean to You?
Financial freedom means something different to everyone. But the way to get there is typically the same. At Financial Freedom, we like to use this equation: