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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!
Diversification, Patience, and Consistency
Three important factors when it comes to your financial life.
Your Emergency Fund: How Much Is Enough?
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Four Great, Unexpected Places to Raise a Family
Here are 4 great, and sometimes unexpected, places to raise a family.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
Reasons to retain your coverage into your retirement years.
Not only can D&O insurance provide financial protection, but it can help improve an organization’s decision-making.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
Learn about the importance of having an estate strategy in this helpful and informative video.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.