PHOENIX: 602.343.9301 | TUCSON: 520.505.3605 | TOLL FREE: 866.777.9219

Financial Planning

Training with America’s IRA Experts

Strategy Financial Group Strategy Financial Group Completes Advanced Training From America’s IRA Experts at Ed Slott and Company, LLC Members of Ed Slott’s Master Elite IRA Advisor GroupSM Studied Latest Retirement Account Planning Strategies, Estate Planning Techniques and Tax Laws at Semiannual Workshop. Calvin Goetz, founder of Strategy Financial Group and author of “Climbing the Retirement Mountain,”…

Read More

Exposing 5 Social Security Myths

Did you know that 67 million people received Social Security benefits in 2017? Despite so many retirees relying on Social Security income, many don’t fully understand these benefits. Moreover, there are many misconceptions about the U.S. government’s pension scheme that aren’t quite accurate. Continue reading this article for a breakdown of five common myths surrounding…

Read More

5 Kid-Friendly Financial Literacy Tips

Who is teaching your kids or grandkids about money? They likely aren’t learning about it in school; only 17 states in the U.S. currently require students to take a personal finance course. Many parents avoid talking with their kids about money because of their own financial frustrations or regrets. If kids aren’t learning about money…

Read More

The 5 Phases of Pre-Retirement

Retirement is one of the most important life events you will experience, and getting it right takes wise planning. With a sound intellectual framework, and some assistance from a qualified professional, you can ensure that you are ready to retire when the day comes. Click here to read our latest blog post, The 5 Phases…

Read More

4 Tips for When the Markets Get Hairy

Many investors are familiar with the emotional impact that often comes with market volatility. When stock markets swing in extreme directions or change suddenly, investors can feel anxious and make decisions based on emotion that can hurt their pocket. This is a natural reaction when the markets are volatile, especially when the future seems uncertain…

Read More

Calvin Goetz Selected to Join Forbes Finance Council

Calvin Goetz, founder of Strategy Financial Group and author of “Climbing the Retirement Mountain,” was recently accepted into the Forbes Finance Council, an exclusive, invitation-only community for the nation’s top executives in financial planning, wealth and asset management, investment, and accounting firms. “To be recognized by an organization of Forbes caliber is truly humbling,” said…

Read More

Stop Procrastinating: 5 Financial Resolutions You Can Start Right Now

Did you achieve your financial goals in 2018? If not, keep reading. To achieve financial fitness this year, set strong financial resolutions that will help you get your money situation on track. While making your list of resolutions is pretty simple, sticking to your plan and achieving your goals is easier said than done. Whether…

Read More

7 End-of-Year Financial Planning Tips

The end of the year is quickly closing in, and there is no better time than now to take inventory of your financial situation. Evaluating, budgeting, and planning your finances is not a static activity, but rather endeavors that need attention on a regular basis in order to be successful. With a new year about…

Read More

Top 5 Apps to Save You Money

The smartphone has become the one-stop-shop when it comes to consumer demands. It feels like there is an app for almost everything. With the influx of unique and intuitive apps, there is no better time in history to take advantage of finance-related technology. We’ve rounded up our favorite apps to help calculate budgets, curb overspending…

Read More

3 Reasons Why Robots Won’t Replace Financial Advisors

Robo-advisors have been heralded as the “future of investing” by their fans, but can computer algorithms really replace human financial advisors? Robo-advisors are less expensive than traditional advisors—but their low, up-front price comes with a loss in quality. Robo-advisors lack an irreplaceable human element, which prevents them from providing the essential qualities and services characteristic…

Read More