posted on 21st October 2019 in Market Commentary

What does it take to be able to help clients gain financial peace of mind? To me, it requires a great team of Certified Financial Planner™ professionals that has access to cutting-edge technology and best-in-class resources. As a new member of VFO Hub, we’ve added a significant information source to our advisors’ toolboxes — one […]

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posted on 15th October 2019 in San Diego CFP Team Posts

It’s always good to step back and get perspective. The stress and anxiety of our daily lives can often lead people to excessively focus on the wrong things, causing them to completely forget about the overall mission. My mission is clear and committed: partnering with my clients for long-term financial and life success. There’s a […]

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08 Oct 2019

Not All $1 Million is Created Equally

Article written by
John Chapman

posted on 8th October 2019 in Your Financial Advisor

Many people put their noses to the grindstone for years and years, working hard, saving, and investing with the goal of ultimately having $1 million. While that might seem like a perfectly admirable goal, to me it seems a bit short-sighted; not knowing the kind of life you desire, or where your journey is headed, […]

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posted on 24th September 2019 in Your Financial Advisor

John Chapman, financial advisor and WorthPointe partner, interviewed our founder Christopher Van Slyke on his podcast, “The John Chapman Show.” This episode highlights the wealth management journey of high-earning millennials and their mentors. In this interview, John discusses Christopher’s “dream life,” living in Wyoming and working remotely with a flexible schedule. They talk about how […]

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posted on 20th September 2019 in San Diego CFP Team Posts

What dangers does the inverted yield curve pose to the stock market and what should you be doing with your investment portfolio? Read on and I’ll shed light on this issue. An inverted yield curve is a problem, right? Just look at some headlines and it seems self-evident.   Are We Near a Recession? The Godfather […]

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posted on 18th September 2019 in WorthPointe News

We’re thrilled to see our firm among Financial Advisor Magazine’s 2019 RIA Ranking. It’s always an honor to be among so many other great firms. Putting our clients first and bringing them the most innovative strategies we can has led to our success. As always, we want to thank our amazing clients, who entrust us […]

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posted on 15th September 2019 in Your Financial Advisor

Wondering if you should exercise your stock options? What the tax implications of stock options are? Financial advisor John Chapman recently interviewed fellow University of Washington alumnus Vieje Piauwasdy, head of Tax Advisory at Secfi, to discuss stock options. You can tune in above. Vieje is a CPA who works with shareholders of Silicon Valley […]

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posted on 10th September 2019 in Your Financial Advisor

Most people don’t like change, but it’s often inevitable. Entire books have been written about managing change, but my focus here is much narrower — how to manage your equity compensation and benefits (stocks, 401(k)s and insurances) when you get a new job, receive a promotion or make a job change. New Job Congratulations! Starting […]

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