Everyone has their own vision of what they want out of life and what they want to accomplish.  It can be the confidence from securing a comfortable retirement; as fulfilling as ensuring your children can successfully complete college; or as adventurous as traveling the globe.

Our vision is to enhance yours by managing not just your assets, but every aspect of your financial life, today and in the future.  We apply our high level of expertise, service and comprehensive planning to each of your goals. In our view, the best way to move forward is to plan ahead and our advisors are dedicated helping successful individuals such as you do exactly that.

as a

planner

We will develop a financial and investment plan that reflects your visions, goals and resources after listening to you.  On a continual basis, we will proactively work with you to gauge your progress and make adjustments to your financial and investment plans through regular meetings and/or calls.

As a caring, trusted advisor, we provide a high level of service through our frequent communication and ease of accessibility.

as a

coach

For most, successfully reaching one’s vision isn’t easy.  In this day and age, we’re often diverted and distracted from our long term visions by short term issues and problems.  Investment failure oftentimes is more a matter of poor behavior rather than poor selection.

As a coach, we will assist you with thoughtful and appropriate choices and act as an encourager when troubles or concerns arise or if procrastination sets in.  A plan without implementation is worthless.  In proactive collaboration with your outside advisors, we will strive to advance the fulfillment your plans.

as an

educator

We have nearly 30 years of experience in the financial and investment management arena.  Through ongoing education and our resources, we stay current on the techniques, trends, laws and issues affecting the industry.

As an educator, we will help you learn “what you don’t know”.  Our vision is to provide you with the analysis, research and information you need to make appropriate financial decisions.  Yet, we deliver this knowledge in a down-to-earth, easy-to-understand manner.

Winter 2019

AFC Newsletter

"To put it mildly, the fourth quarter stunk... (However,) note I always include a column labelled “10 Year Results”.   I do this for a big reason..."

Read why and what triggered the recent stock market selloff.

Read Mark's Commentary

How Much Will You Need to Retire?

"When will I be able to retire and not have to worry about running out of money?"  While straightforward, this question has complex answers.

Read Mark's In-Depth Analysis

How Much Will You Need to Retire?

"When will I be able to retire and not have to worry about running out of money?"  While straightforward, this question has complex answers.

Read Mark's Commentary