The Bridge to Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But, here at Central Coast Financial Management we believe that along with these challenges come great opportunities and potential rewards, for those who can identify long-term trends and maintain a solid wealth management plan.
Our firm was founded in 2012 with a mission to "provide you with the peace of mind necessary to more fully enjoy your life."
Our team has many years of experience in the financial services sector, with specialties in retirement planning and small business planning. As Financial Advisors, we strive to continually provide reliable advice to our many clients in Monterey, Salinas, Carmel, Pebble Beach, and beyond!
How We Work
Our first priority is always your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships, that encourage open and honest communication, have been the cornerstone of our business model and the foundation for our success.
We would be honored to help you learn more and assist you on your journey of pursuing your dreams and goals!
How to Retire Early
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Retirement Income and the Traditional Portfolio
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Money that Buys Good Health is Never Ill Spent
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
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 helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.