Feb
17

Net Worth and Fee Only Pricing: What You Need to Know

posted on February 17th 2017 in LA/OC CFP Team Posts with 0 Comments

A version of this article originally appeared in ThinkAdvisor magazine. This is a candid, extended version of the original article that takes a more in-depth view of net worth pricing and other pricing issues in wealth management. We recommend talking with your financial advisor to discuss the best pricing structure for your situation. As an […]

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Jan
11

Financial Strategies for a Job Change

posted on January 11th 2017 in LA/OC CFP Team Posts with 0 Comments

It can happen to anyone. Suddenly, you are between employers. And you don’t know how long it will take to land your next job.   Especially in Orange County, where there is a thriving community of entrepreneurs, job change is common — and is not always predictable.   Even if you are voluntarily moving directly […]

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Nov
15

Stock Option Mistakes When You Leave Your Employer

posted on November 15th 2016 in LA/OC CFP Team Posts with 0 Comments

Stock Option Mistakes When You Leave Your Employer

Back in the 1980s, it seemed only Fortune 500 executives received stock options.   Boy, have things changed! Today, employees of many firms, large and small, have received stock option grants.   When it’s over, it’s over In most cases, employees have up to 10 years to “exercise” their options and thereby capture the economic […]

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Nov
10

Life as a San Diego WorthPointe Financial Planner

posted on November 10th 2016 in LA/OC CFP Team Posts & San Diego CFP Team Posts with 0 Comments

The first thing people generally think about when San Diego comes up is weather, since “America’s Finest City” allegedly has the best weather in the country. That may be true, but unless you work as a lifeguard, gardener or other outdoor-based job, you’re usually looking at the sunshine from indoors, and don’t get much of […]

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Oct
25

Why I Sleep Soundly (And You Can, Too)

posted on October 25th 2016 in LA/OC CFP Team Posts with 0 Comments

What I Sell I sell brainpower. That’s it. Clients bring me all kinds of questions, and I seek out answers. Clients ask, “Can I afford a bigger house? Can I afford the house I’m in? Should I invest in this startup? What can we do about college expenses, or dad’s nursing home, or health insurance?” […]

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