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Our mission is to improve the lives of those we encounter by helping them to celebrate what's right with the world.  David Elefant Wealth Management Group provides a Family Wealth Management service that is holistic, integrates taxation and investments as a core principle, and provides for a legacy which will live on for generations to come.

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Modern Families

The structural diversity of the American family has never been so varied. We strive to understand the unique circumstances of each household in order to achieve near- and long-term goals.

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Wealth Management

Monitoring and managing existing investment portfolios can be challenging. Our clients understand the necessity to partner with a team they can trust to provide them with accurate financial information as well as timely advice in terms that they can act upon.

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Helpful Content

A Primer on Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts

A Primer on Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts

Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.

The Facts About Income Tax

The Facts About Income Tax

Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.

How to Make the Tax Code Work for You

How to Make the Tax Code Work for You

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.

 

Crowdfunding—Capital for the 21st Century

Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.

Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities

Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.

And the Executor Is

The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.

Getting a Head Start on College Savings

A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.

Choosing a Business Structure

Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”

How Will Working Affect Social Security Benefits?

Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.

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Should I Buy or Lease an Auto?

This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.

What Is My Current Cash Flow?

Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.

What Is My Risk Tolerance?

This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.

Lifetime of Earnings

Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

Saving for Retirement

This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.

Roth 401(k) vs. Traditional 401(k)

This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).

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Investment Strategies for Retirement

Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Keys to Investing for Retirement

There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

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When Do You Need a Will?

When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.

Perception vs. Reality

There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.

Ready for Retirement?

Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.

Global and International Funds

Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?

Events on Wall Street

Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.

Women and Retirement

Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.

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