Wealth Management Covington KY

High net worth individuals and organizations can opt to employ a wealth manager to handle their financial issues, including things like estate planning, taxes, investment management and more. Wealth management services are provided by corporations, financial advisors and multi-licensed portfolio managers. They use wealth management strategies to help their clients grow their wealth and assets as well as to navigate tax law. Wealth managers oversee all the financial affairs of their clients, which can be extremely helpful for those with numerous and diverse financial holdings.

Robert Carroll
The Alpine Financial Group
(513) 861-1889
2142 Alpine Place
Cincinnati, OH
Expertises
Helping Clients Identify & Achieve Goals, Divorce Planning, Retirement Planning & Distribution Rules, Estate & Generational Planning Issues
Certifications
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CDFA, CFP®, CPA

John Ritter
Ritter Daniher Financial Advisory, LLC
(513) 233-0715
7529-A State Road
Cincinnati, OH
Expertises
High Net Worth Client Needs, Helping Clients Identify & Achieve Goals, Women's Financial Planning Issues, Estate & Generational Planning Issues, Ongoing Investment Management, Divorce Planning
Certifications
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CFP®, CFS

Gregory Busch
Ritter Daniher Financial Advisory, LLC
(513) 233-0715
7529-A State Road
Cincinnati, OH
Expertises
High Net Worth Client Needs, Helping Clients Identify & Achieve Goals, Estate & Generational Planning Issues, Charitable Giving - Trusts & Foundations, Ongoing Investment Management, Cash Flow/Budgets/Credit Issues
Certifications
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CFP®

Robert Riccardi
Ritter Daniher Financial Advisory, LLC
(513) 233-0715
7529-A State Road
Cincinnati, OH
Expertises
High Net Worth Client Needs, Helping Clients Identify & Achieve Goals, Women's Financial Planning Issues, Estate & Generational Planning Issues, Ongoing Investment Management, Divorce Planning
Certifications
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CFP®

Lucas Hail
Foster & Motley, Inc.
(513) 561-6640 Ext: 14
7755 Montgomery Road, Suite 100
Cincinnati, OH
Expertises
Ongoing Investment Management, Estate & Generational Planning Issues, Retirement Planning & Distribution Rules, Advising Medical Professionals, High Net Worth Client Needs, Planning Concerns for Corporate Executives
Certifications
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CFP®, MBA

Jeffrey Daniher
Ritter Daniher Financial Advisory, LLC
(513) 233-0715
7529-A State Road
Cincinnati, OH
Expertises
High Net Worth Client Needs, Helping Clients Identify & Achieve Goals, Women's Financial Planning Issues, Estate & Generational Planning Issues, Ongoing Investment Management, Divorce Planning
Certifications
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, AEP, CFP®, CLU, CTFA

Matthew Yerkes
Yerkes Financial Advisors
(513) 528-8270
431 Ohio Pike North, Suite 210
Cincinnati, OH
Expertises
Ongoing Investment Management, Retirement Planning & Distribution Rules, Helping Clients Identify & Achieve Goals, Tax Planning
Certifications
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CPA, PFS

Ronda Koehler
Ritter Daniher Financial Advisory, LLC
(513) 233-0715
7529-A State Road
Cincinnati, OH
Expertises
High Net Worth Client Needs, Helping Clients Identify & Achieve Goals, Women's Financial Planning Issues, Estate & Generational Planning Issues, Ongoing Investment Management, Divorce Planning
Certifications
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CFP®

David Foster
Foster & Motley, Inc.
(513) 561-6640 Ext: 14
7755 Montgomery Road, Suite 100
Cincinnati, OH
Expertises
Ongoing Investment Management, Estate & Generational Planning Issues, Retirement Planning & Distribution Rules, Helping Clients Identify & Achieve Goals, Planning Concerns for Corporate Executives, Tax Planning
Certifications
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CFP®, CPA

Allen Osgood
Financial Freedom, LLC
(513) 697-6400
8044 Montgomery Road, Suite 700
Cincinnati, OH
Expertises
Ongoing Investment Management, Retirement Plan Investment Advice, Retirement Planning & Distribution Rules, Estate & Generational Planning Issues, Helping Clients Identify & Achieve Goals, High Net Worth Client Needs
Certifications
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CFP®, MBA

Wealth Management

By: Jonas Zamora
Jonas Zamora is a Certified Financial PlannerTM professional. You may contact him at jzamora@zacks.com

Benefits of Estate Planning

Have you ever been advised that you should have an estate plan? You hear the advice and, like most folks, don’t have a clear idea of why you should have one. I read an article by financial planner Elaine Floyd, which outlines the reasons why you should have an estate plan.

Let’s start with the benefits. An estate plan allows you to:

1. Direct the distribution of your wealth at death. An estate plan allows you to name the people, or charities, that will receive your assets. Otherwise, the courts will decide for you based on the laws of succession in your state.
2. Save on estate taxes. The estate tax still exists at least until 2009. In 2010 it will be repealed but may come back in 2011. This year, assets that total up to $2 million are exempt from federal estate taxes. The top tax rate on assets above that amount is 45%. Keep in mind that state inheritance tax has not been abolished either.
3. Save money on probate fees and keep your privacy. Probate fees can run up to about 10% of your estate’s value. Keep in mind that probate is time consuming and a matter of public record.
4. Protects assets while you are alive. Estate planning strategies can help protect you in case of lawsuits and divorce.
5. Prepare for incapacity. What happens if you are unable to handle making the payments for the care you receive while incapacitated? Who will manage your care and finances? An estate plan can help assure your well being if you become unable to make your own decisions....

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