Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Welcome! We are Family Wealth Management Group, a financial life planning and wealth management firm nestled in the foothills of the Appalachians. We are an independent investment planning practice specializing in fee-based financial planning focusing on wealth accumulation, income distribution, and wealth transfer strategies through WCG Wealth Advisors, LLC. Clients include long-time residents, as well as entrepreneurs and individuals drawn to the natural beauty of North Georgia as a retirement destination.
We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they plan for their life's journeys. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
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Social Security: The \$64,000 Question
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
The Financial Literacy Crisis
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
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
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.