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We Help You Achieve Your Potential

Whether you’re dealing with a career change, a divorce, a death in the family or are contemplating retirement, you are wise to explore sources of financial advice. We understand. We’ve been there, hand in hand, standing by clients through their toughest times of transition. Regardless of your situation, we can help you navigate today’s complicated and changing financial environment. As a nationally recognized, fully-independent firm, our top priority is helping you receive the best guidance.

Complimentary Consultation

Our process begins by talking with you about the future you see for yourself. It’s easy and free. Simply call us at 301·279·2221.

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Why We Support the Fiduciary Standard

We believe in the importance of acting in our clients’ best interests at all times.

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Recognized for Our Expertise

We hold ourselves to a higher standard of expertise, and it shows. We have contributed to and have been recognized by numerous local and national publications.

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Our Services


Life Transition Strategies

Changing life circumstances are inevitable. Whether you are dealing with a divorce, death in the family, or a career change, we will listen to you to better understand your personal and financial goals. After careful consideration and review we will outline custom strategies that fit your needs.

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Insurance Strategies

We consider the tax efficiency and cost effectiveness of your coverage, and offer objective solutions. Your individual situation will determine what type of plan makes sense. 


Wealth Strategies

Wealth comes with uncommon challenges, and also presents incredible opportunities. Our experience enables us to help you understand these potential challenges, and to capitalize on opportunities. 


Employee Benefit Programs

We suggest plans that benefit both employers and employees. Since we are independent, we partner with various industry leaders to provide flexible, easy to manage solutions.                  


Retirement Planning

Every person’s situation is unique. Our custom process helps you estimate much money you will need to accumulate in order to enjoy the retirement lifestyle you desire.                                       


Tax and Estate Planning

Smart tax and estate planning is a vital part of any financial plan. We strive to minimize your tax burden by focusing on how current tax laws impact you. Whether your goals include income tax management, business continuity, charitable gifting, or caring for grandchildren, we can outline techniques for your unique situation.


Dedicated to Our Clients

Courtney Taylor

“How you feel about money is unique to you, your life history and current situation. We know talking about your finances is a big deal. We look forward to getting to know you and your financial dreams.”

-Courtney Taylor, WMS®

“We put your best interest first in everything we do, and we place the highest value on acting in an ethical manner at all times.”

-Mark Avallone, MBA, CRPS®, CFP®
John Orem

"You put years of hard work and a lifetime of hope into your investment goals. That’s why we put all our years of experience, knowledge, and hard-earned insight into helping you achieve those goals."

-John Orem, CFP®

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Committed to Our Clients and Our Community

In addition to caring for the wellbeing of our clients, we are also dedicated to our community, especially at-risk youth. We are proud supporters of the Boys and Girls Club of America and welcome further opportunities to empower underprivileged youth.