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Design

  • We listen to identify your dreams and goals
  • We gather, organize and analyze your financial information
  • We make recommendations based upon your needs
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Grow

  • We agree upon clear objectives and risk expectations
  • We monitor your investments and track the progress
  • We refine and revise along the way
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Protect

  • We offer investment strategies with downside protection for unpredictable markets
  • We offer insurance solutions which are an important foundation to all financial plans
  • We assist you with creating a legacy for future generations
  • We help protect your family from life’s unexpected challenges
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Investing for Humans

Wealthsimple is a pioneer in the robo-advisory field.  Launched in 2014, they now account for over 75% of Canada's online advisor space and recently launched in the US and UK.

Wealthsimple prioritizes user-friendly design and paperless onboarding for clients of all ages.They've been widely covered by Canada's Business News NetworkThe Globe and Mail and CBCamong others as the one to watch in this space. 

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Today's Plan

As a business owner or employer who offers your employees a retirement plan, you have a BIG problem! The Department of Labor has passed some new rules that are going to alter the way you do business vis-a-vis your fiduciary responsibilities to the plan. With these rules, all the providers on your retirement plan are going to have to explain in plain English what fees you are paying and what services they are providing for those fees.

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Tomorrow's Retirement

As experienced financial services professionals, we are uniquely positioned to work closely with your organization.  We pride ourselves on learning about our clients' business and we work to provide the right plan options for each business.  We are passionate about making sure plan sponsors and participants receive the same level of service that larger plans receive.  To learn more about Global View Capital Advisors.

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60 Seconds with Rudy Garcia

Investors who understand that the economy moves through periods of recovery and recession may have a better perspective on the overall cycle. During recovery, understanding whether the economy is at an early or late stage of the cycle may influence certain investment decisions. Conversely, during a recession, deciphering whether the economy is passing through a shallow or deep cycle also may influence certain decisions.

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A collection of tips from professional travelers.

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Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date

Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."

A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List

A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List

Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.

 

Buying Auto Insurance For Teen Drivers

Tips on insuring your teen driver.

A Penny Saved is Two Pennies Earned

Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.

Gun Ownership and Your Homeowners Policy

Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.

The Half Million Dollar Baby

The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.

Building Your Legacy

A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.

When to Self-Insure

Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?

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Roth 401(k) vs. Traditional 401(k)

This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).

What Is My Current Net Worth?

Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.

Historical Inflation

This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.

Inflation & Retirement

Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.

My Retirement Savings

Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.

Interested in a Fuel Efficient Car?

Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.

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Managing Your Lifestyle

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

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

5 Smart Investing Strategies

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

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

5 Smart Investing Principles

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

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

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Retirement Redefined

Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.

Estate Management 101

A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate

How to Retire Early

Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.

The Real Cost of a Vacation Home

What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?

A Fruitful Retirement: Social Security Benefit

Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.

Should You Invest in Exchange Traded Funds?

There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?

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