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Kent Thompson, CFP®, MSFS

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I find that my clients choose to work with me because of my knowledge, integrity, and commitment to helping people make good financial decisions.

What this means to you is that in a world where we’re overwhelmed by information, I am here to help you make sense of it all.

The real benefit to you is that I can help take you from a position of uncertainty to a feeling of clarity and confidence in knowing:

  • what you are doing,
  • why you are doing it, and
  • how it can help you in the future.

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How to Make the Tax Code Work for You

How to Make the Tax Code Work for You

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Each year hundreds of children die or are injured in pool accidents. By taking seven steps, you can keep your pool safe.

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A Cheat Sheet for Sending Your Kid to College

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Assess Your Life Insurance Needs

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Managing Your Lifestyle

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Investment Strategies for Retirement

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Tax Management Strategies

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Retirement Plan Distributions

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Are Alternative Investments Right for You?

With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.

An Arm and a Leg

A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.

Forecast

The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.

Exit Strategies of the Rich and Famous

Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?

The Other Sure Thing

Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?

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