Your Financial Future
Do you feel confident about your future? The economic environment today presents many challenges. We believe that with these challenges also come opportunities, as well as potential rewards, for those who successfully navigate the complex world of personal finance.
The team at Sonoma County Wealth Advisors is dedicated to helping secure your lifelong financial well-being. Whether you are looking to better understand investments, manage risk, pay for college or plan for your own retirement- we are here to help you with your most pressing money questions. When you are comfortable that your financial world is in order, you will be free to fully enjoy life on your terms.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our website, send us a note regarding any questions you may have about investment concepts or products. We’ll get back to you promptly with a thoughtful answer.
Four Really Good Reasons to Invest
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
Universal Life Insurance
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
A Decision Not Made Is Still a Decision
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
Here’s a guide to explain all the parts of Medicare.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”