Welcome to The Spivak Financial Group
Here at The Spivak Financial Group, we are truly independent Financial Advisors with 40-plus years of combined financial planning experience. Our certifications and licenses allow us to offer a broad array of financial solutions. We work with respected investment and insurance providers to help you achieve your financial goals and objectives.
We understand that retirees face many important decisions that can affect their long-term financial success. 1Some of these decisions revolve around making investments that will help create a hedge against outliving their income as a result of the impact of inflation, taxation, and rising healthcare costs. 2Because over ninety percent of our clients are retirees with similar concerns, we are in a good position to approach such challenges with experience and skills.
1Investing involves risk including the potential loss of principal. No investment strategy can guarantee a profit or protect against a loss in periods of declining values.
2Based upon current client database
And the Executor Is
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Variable Universal Life Insurance
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Don’t Be Your Own Worst Enemy
Emotional biases can adversely impact financial decision making. Here’s a few to be mindful of.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invest instead?
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like the junk in a junk drawer.