Recent weeks have seen some extraordinary moves in the financial markets, as the world reacts to the spread of COVID-19. Please know that we are closely monitoring current news and economic reports, and we are committed to supporting you through this season. Feel free to contact us any time, for any reason. We are here to help.
Advance Financial Group
Welcome to Advance Financial Group, which was founded in 1987 and is located in Winston Salem, N.C. We offer comprehensive financial planning and investment advisory services on a fee basis for individuals, families and businesses.
Our primary objective is to help you clarify your unique goals and dreams and set priorities so that you may enjoy a comfortable lifestyle today and a secure and dependable income at retirement. We are passionate about getting to know you and what matters most to you.
We want to be there with you and your family for the journey as life evolves to provide continuity and stability. We value long-term relationships and pride ourselves on the tradition of serving families from generation to generation. Our personal service and attention to detail has served our clients well.
Feel free to browse our site. This site will not only introduce you to our services and philosophy, but it will also offer a wealth of educational materials, articles, newsletters, and calculators-all designed to keep you up to date and inspire you.
For a complimentary initial consultation or second opinion appointment, feel free to call 336-659-9638 or email us at KBaker@isgva.com We look forward to hearing from you.
Advance Financial Group, there for life's journey!
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
Errors and Omissions Insurance
E&O insurance is specifically designed to protect you, or your company, from the risk of a client’s dissatisfaction.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Help your college-bound child explore scholarships, grants, and more with this article on paying for higher education.
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
Studies show that now more than ever, today’s women are disproportionately responsible for caring for children, doing laundry, cooking and cleaning, despite many having full-time careers. What’s more, when compared to their male counterparts, women are also more likely to report having difficulty finding the time to manage their physical, mental and emotional health.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Things to consider before retirement.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Imagine your ideal post-pandemic retirement with this animated video.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?