NOTICE TO CLIENTS
Effective today (3/23/20), for your safety and the safety of others, our office is temporarily closed to ALL clients and visitors.
My in-office hours, until further, are Monday thru Friday 8am to 1pm PDT.
As always, I am available to assist you in a variety of ways – office phone, mobile, e-mail or this website. Stay home, stay safe and be well.
How Do You Envision Your Financial Future?
At Knapp Financial Group, we understand that you’ve worked hard to build your wealth. As you prepare for retirement and other long-term planning concerns, make sure that your wealth works hard for you in return. Our firm was founded with the goal of serving you in preparation of retirement and throughout life’s transitions, such as the education of children and grandchildren, the loss of a spouse, a disability and caring for aging parents.
With more than 18 years of experience serving clients and their financial needs, we take pride in knowing we have helped clients successfully navigate through life’s major milestones. We serve clients in the Salinas Valley, Monterey Bay, and throughout the Central Coast. Contact us today and let us help you plan for tomorrow.
Whatever challenges you face, we work diligently to proactively create strategies tailored to your unique needs and to help you feel confident in your decision making.Learn More
We develop retirement strategies to prepare you for the transition into retirement while also providing ongoing support for individuals and families dealing with significant life events.Learn More
When working with local businesses, we focus on employer-sponsored retirement plans and small business owner succession planning.Learn More
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Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Your credit score may influence how much you pay for auto and home insurance.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?