Individual components of our wealth management approach come together through a comprehensive suite of services. Our analysis of your retirement intentions, employee benefits, and estate plan establishes a foundation for personalized asset allocation recommendations, as well as specific investment strategies. We work to optimize your plan in an effort to minimize your fees, decrease your tax exposure, ensure readiness for important milestones including education funding, mitigate insurable risks, and maximize the impact of charitable gifts.
KCG recognizes the family dynamics involved with goals-based investing, wealth transfers and life-cycle planning; the importance of not only financial, but social and human capital to your IMPACT in this life. We provide meaningful guidance to complete your personal vision for yourself and others, coaching you toward your goals, advocating for your best interests and keeping you up to date with our progress on your behalf.
Kimberly Good has voluntarily pursued a robust, specialized education that is aligned with these important principles. She holds the Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) designation, reflecting an advanced professional education with a focus on accumulation-growth-consumption/life-cycle planning; The CIMA® certification program, a master’s-level education for advisors who desire to serve their clients with the most sophisticated investment and portfolio-management knowledge, and includes the Certified Investment Management Analyst Program at The Wharton School.
Not only does The CIMA® certification require 40 hours of continuing education (CE) every two years, Kimberly also maintains CE for the CFP®, CLU, ChFC® designations and is currently enrolled as a CPWA® Candidate, which includes the Certified Private Wealth Advisor Program at The Chicago Booth School of Business.
Kimberly Good, KCG, and its Representatives are committed to maintaining the highest ethical standards, applying the principles of The Code of Professional Responsibility provided by the Investment & Wealth Institute, and is subject to disclosure through FINRA’s BrokerCheck.
Creating an estate plan as part of your comprehensive financial strategy can be one of the most effective ways of lowering estate taxes, while providing for your family and leaving a legacy for the future. As your estate planning partner, KCG Investment Advisory Services may:
By developing an understanding of your financial picture, we select a combination of investments well suited to your long-term goals, income expectations, and risk tolerance. We view this process as an ongoing endeavor which maintains alignment between strategy and execution and helps to safeguard you from common investment mistakes.
We develop personalized projections based on conservative assumptions, creating a realistic path to helping you toward your goals. By analyzing multiple scenarios, we estimate potential outcomes and make informed decisions regarding the most appropriate solutions. We monitor your investments and communicate where you are in meeting your goals on an ongoing basis.
Our innovative Distribution Strategy replaces conventional evaluation processes which determine how and when an individual’s retirement savings should be distributed, with a new statistical method. This strategy is also ideal for helping foundations determine the optimum annual distribution of their portfolio balances.
Our advisors provide guidance about strategies that could impact your tax situation. We collaborate with you and your tax advisor to make sure we are all working toward common goals.
It is our goal to provide you and your family with a sense of safety and security by evaluating your current insurance strategies (ownership, beneficiaries, and so on), and also by identifying any potential gaps in coverage that unnecessarily increase your exposure to various insurable risks. Through our strategic alliances we are able to offer you a wide array of insurance choices.
We work to help you understand the value of the employee benefits which are afforded to you and to develop ways to maximize and integrate them into your overall financial plan. Our analysis and recommendations cover stock option exercise strategies, investment options and allocations, and compensation elections, among others.
We understand the importance of saving to meet your goals for financing your children’s or grandchildren’s education.
At KCG Investment Advisory Services, our analyses enable us to recommend the funding methods and saving strategies that position you to meet your goals for financing your children’s or grandchildren’s education. We create projections, help you implement your plan, and monitor its progress on an ongoing basis.