Welcome to Vavro Financial
At some point or another, most people will face difficult financial questions and uncertainties. The search for sound answers and reliable information doesn't have to be frustrating. At Vavro Financial we help individuals, families, and closely-held businesses with asset protection, retirement planning, and wealth management strategies.
As a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, we have a fiduciary responsibility to always act in our client's best interests. Because we are independent, we represent many different companies and product lines. So you can be confident that our advice is objective and in your best interest.
Complimentary Initial Consultations
If you're interested in working with a professional, we can meet to discuss if our services may be of some value to you. There is no charge for us to meet and there is no obligation for you to use our services. We look forward to speaking with you soon.
Personal Finance Calendar
Use this handy calendar to remember the year’s most important financial dates.
Consider These 3 Things Before Driving Off the Lot
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.
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.
Volunteering in Retirement
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Lots of Variables with Fixed-Rate Mortgages
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
TIPS for Inflation
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
Money Draining Food Myths
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
Systematic Withdrawals in Retirement
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Women and Financial Strategies
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
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Impact of Taxes and Inflation
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
What Is My Current Cash Flow?
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Comparing Mortgage Terms
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Paying Off a Credit Card
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
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Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Principles of Preserving Wealth
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
5 Smart Investing Strategies
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Managing Your Lifestyle
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Your Cash Flow Statement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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Jane Bond: Scaling the Ladder
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
The Latte Lie and Other Myths
Check out this video to begin separating fact from fiction.
When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Finding the Balance
The sandwich generation faces unique challenges. For many, meeting needs is a matter of finding a balance.
Retiring the 4% Rule
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.