4th River Financial Group
Whether you are just getting started, want to reevaluate where you are along your path to retirement, or you are in retirement, we are here to help you navigate your future. We are also here to help you navigate and save for your family’s future and for college expenses.
At 4th RFG, we start with a very basic premise: You have short term and long-term goals and a tolerance for risk that is unique to you. Beginning with our asset allocation models that combine a wide range of financial products, we work with you to determine an allocation model that satisfies both your objectives and your concern for protecting your money. We want to take the worry out of your retirement or college planning by consistently reviewing and adjusting your portfolio to satisfy where you are on the investing continuum.
We are fee-based financial advisors that are held to a fiduciary standard and our goal is to help you achieve your financial goals whether you are focusing on your personal retirement, family wealth , college saving or growing a business.
Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
A Look at Diversification
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
The Latte Lie and Other Myths
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.