Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
We are experienced fee and value-based advisors who have served our clients since 1969 through financial advice and life planning, money management and as financial advocates to help improve the quality of our clients’ lives. We feel the planning approach best manifests our commitment to aligning clients’ values, life goals and financial decisions.
We offer investment, risk management and/or estate planning services. We tailor portfolios for growth and/or income depending upon individual needs and manage market volatility through effective diversification and education while also attending to the effects of inflation, taxation and longevity. We network with the clients’ other advisors and stand ready to refer clients to other professionals as appropriate.
Staff members of Ketron Financial, LLC meet and communicate with clients on an ongoing basis to answer questions, review investment portfolios and discuss new issues as they arise. These issues may include changes in the investment environment, changes in laws that may affect planning strategies and changes in a client’s circumstances. In addition to personal client education, Ketron Financial, LLC is committed to providing financial education for the members of our community.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (415) 892-0928.
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The Anatomy of an Index
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
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Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
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An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?