What do financial advisors do

“106 Things We Do” for our Clients at KFG

 We made a list of all of the things we do for your clients. We’re at 106 things so far . . .

Taxes, Emotions, and Your Money Scripts

Someone recently asked if I knew of a CPA that was trained as a financial therapist. I admitted I didn’t. I even chuckled at the peculiar combination—until I realized it's probably just as peculiar...

Cost of Living and Minimum Wage

President Biden’s coronavirus stimulus package has the intention of flooding the economy with money at a time when economic growth is sputtering. Ironically, it contains one provision likely to...

Financial Planning After Retirement

After you retire, do you still need financial planning? And can you afford it? The answer to the first question is clearly "yes." The answer to the second is "It depends." At times it’s true that a...

Common Retirement Money Mistakes

One of my retired clients is fond of telling me, "Growing old is not for the faint of heart." As we age, it becomes increasingly important for us to have a support system that will advocate for us,...

No Free Lunch, No Free Investing

"There ain’t no such thing as a free lunch," my Grandpa once told me. The adage suggesting you can't get something for nothing seems to have bitten millions of unwitting investors who used a popular...

Investment Decisions And Political Passion

"How will the outcome of the U.S. election impact retirement planning, and what actions are you taking now?" Financial Planning Magazine asked 320 financial advisors this question. Nine out of 10...

Money Skills Matter For Life Success

A popular money script is to assume that fame, accomplishments, and excellence in one’s field equate to financial security. Like any money script, this can be true in some cases and incorrect in...