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Understanding Today's Financial Environment

Welcome, we're Financial Strategies, a financial planning and wealth management firm in Longview, WA. We understand that every family faces unique challenges. We can help simplify the process of preparing you for the future. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, planning for the efficient transfer of your estate, or just determining where you are at today in relationship to achieving your financial goals, we are here to help.

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Investment Challenges of the Affluent Investor

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The Cost of Procrastination

The Cost of Procrastination

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Six Most Overlooked Tax Deductions

Six Most Overlooked Tax Deductions

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Traditional vs. Roth IRA

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Spotting Credit Trouble

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Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.

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Understanding the value of a home warranty.

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Doubling Your Money

This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.

Assess Your Life Insurance Needs

This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.

What Is the Dividend Yield?

This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.

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This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.

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Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

How Compound Interest Works

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How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

Investment Strategies for Retirement

Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

5 Smart Investing Strategies

There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

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The Rule of 72

Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.

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You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.

Perception vs. Reality

There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.

Acres of Diamonds

In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.

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A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List

A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.

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