Financial Planning

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What Do You Want to Accomplish?

We offer both in-person and virtual planning services including on-demand financial and investment advice depending on your specific planning needs and personal preferences.

Get More Savvy About Money

  • Eliminate credit card debt
  • Stop living paycheck to paycheck
  • Increase my income
  • Pay down student loans faster
  • Build or improve my credit
  • Create an emergency fund
  • Know where my money is going
  • Start saving for retirement
  • Make smarter investment choices
  • Calculate and build my net worth

Navigate a Life Transition

  • Prepare for retirement
  • Going through a divorce
  • Loss of job
  • Getting married
  • Starting a family
  • Death of a spouse
  • Caring for a family member
  • Starting a business
  • An unexpected windfall
  • Career change

Use My Money to Improve My Life

  • Stop trading my time for money
  • Turn my hobby into a living
  • Become more savvy about investing
  • Quality time with friends and family
  • Go back to school
  • Give more to the causes I care about
  • Save for a vacation home
  • Retire early or start a new career
  • Travel more
  • Create a passive income stream
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What Makes Our Planning Process Different?

We focus on one outcome – helping you live the life that you want

We understand the real reason people hire us, and what makes us unique, is our firm’s singular focus on helping you live your best life by making smarter financial and investment choices, and learning how to use the latest tech tools, devices, and Apps, to maximize your time and financial resources.

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Manage Your Financial Life On The Go

Our secure online planning tool aggregates what you own and what you owe, all in one place, allowing you to see your complete financial picture from anywhere at anytime. All updated daily.

  • View your total assets, liabilities and net worth
  • Know where your money is going
  • Monitor the performance of your investments including your companies 401(k) plan
  • Track the progress towards achieving your financial goals
  • Work collaboratively in real-time with your Financial Planner

Complimentary Initial Consultation

Before engaging our services, we offer a complimentary, no-obligation initial consultation where we can chat about where you’re currently at, where you would like to be, and what might be keeping you up at night. We will give you our honest feedback regarding our ability to help you achieve your objectives and address the financial challenges you may be experiencing.
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Meet Some of Our Financial Planners

Catherine Utley, CFP®

Catherine is a Certified Financial Planner™ Practitioner who has extensive experience in helping individuals reach their financial goals. She is...

Steve Taylor, CFP®

Steve joins Finivi as a seasoned investment professional with over a decade of helping his clients achieve their financial goals by making more…

Katie E. Moore, CDFA®

As Chairperson of the Finivi Women and Wealth advisory team, Katie’s financial philosophy is deeply rooted in the idea of empowerment and education…

Jay Willwerth, ChFC®

With a background in accounting and finance, Jay has been providing his knowledge and expertise in financial planning and wealth management for...

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Our Recent Articles on Financial Planning

Managing your money and making a solid financial plan isn't easy. Our team consistently publishes new articles to help you along your financial journey.

DIY Divorce: Is It Worthwhile?

You know the divorce process is hard. You know it’s expensive to hire an attorney. Is it possible — or desirable – to do it all yourself, without legal assistance? Like most legal questions, the answer is … it depends. Here are some pros and cons of a DIY divorce without a lawyer’s expert legal…

Financial Planning Tips for New Business Owners

With a financial plan, you can organize your money in a way that reduces stress and builds success. In your personal finances, it acts as the financial roadmap to your long-term financial goals. As an entrepreneur, your plan is there to direct your business growth for long-term viability. Financial planning becomes much more complex if…

The Dangers of Centralized Social Media

But for all the good we’ve achieved, the web has evolved into an engine of inequity and division; swayed by powerful forces who use it for their own agendas. -Tim Berners-Lee Social media has become a huge part of our lives. We turn to it to form groups, foster relationships, and keep in touch with long-distance…

5 Ways to Organize Your Finances Before Divorce

If a divorce is looming in your future, you’ll find you have a lot of things to take care of, but your finances should be front and center. Here are 5 ways to get your finances in order before a divorce. 1. Sit down with a Fee-Only Financial Planner, preferably a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst…

Self-Sovereign Identity: Own, Manage, and Control Your Identity

You buy a bottle of wine at the grocery store and the cashier asks to see your ID. Your ID has your birth date, which lets the cashier confirm that you’re over 21. But they also see your driver’s license number, address, and whatever other personal details that document contains. Many of us don’t want…

17 Tax Savings Tips for Small Business Owners

Small business owners know how stressful it is when tax season comes around. This year, don’t wait until the last minute. Start now to get your business records organized in time to prepare your tax return. The tips below can help you get more organized, save on tax preparation costs, and potentially lower your overall…

10 Ways to Help Kids Deal With Divorce

Divorce is an earth-shattering experience for any couple to go through. In some ways, though, it’s worse for their kids because they were not a part of the decision for the breakup. Parents often try to stay together for the sake of the kids even when the marriage clearly isn’t working. Finally, they admit that…

How Interns Accelerate the Growth of Your Business

Growing your business means investing in key staff. Before you jump into the hiring process, you may want to consider hiring an intern to strengthen your team. With 75% of college students graduating with at least one internship, the intern talent pool has never been better. Whether they’re pursuing a degree or fresh out of…

Your Better Life is Waiting on You. Let’s Get Started.

Where would you like to begin?

Financial & Investing
Advice-On-Demand
Starting at $99
Ideal for those seeking financial guidance in a particular area
Sample advice topics:
  • 401(k) Investment Options
  • Improving Your Credit Score
  • College funding strategies
  • Insurance Coverage Review
  • Student Loan Debt
  • Goal Accumulation Planning
  • Creating a Workable Budget
  • Social Security Options
  • Estate Planning Review
  • Navigating a Life Change
What You Get:

(Depending on the complexity of the advice you’re seeking)

30-60 Minute Initial Consultation


Action Plan & Strategy Creation


30 -60 Minute Review of Financial Plan and Action Steps


30-Day Access to a Financial Planner by Email, Phone, Skype for the topic covered (Up to 30 Minutes)

Ongoing
Financial Guidance
Starting at $49 per month
Ideal for those serious about making better financial decisions & designing the life they want
Sample advice topics:
  • Plan Implementation
  • Navigating Life Changes
  • Major Purchase Decisions
  • Building & Improving Credit
  • Your Employee Benefits
  • 401(k) Investment Options
  • Estate Planning Questions
  • Insurance Questions
  • Budgeting & Cash Flow
  • Investing & Tax Questions
What You Get:

Ongoing Access to a Financial Planner by Phone, Email, Skype


Secure Planning Website & Financial Dashboard


On-Going Financial Coaching


Quarterly/Annual Plan Reviews (As applicable)


Accountability check-ins to help you stay on track (If requested)

Comprehensive
Financial Plan
Starting at $1,499
Ideal for those who want a holistic review and guidance regarding their complete financial life
What we can cover:
  • Lifestyle and Career Goals
  • Budgeting & Debt Mgmt
  • Cash Flow & Savings Goals
  • Credit Report Review
  • Retirement Planning
  • Income Tax Analysis
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Stock Option Planning
  • Insurance Coverage Review
  • Employee Benefits Review
What You Get:

Secure Planning Website & Financial Dashboard


Thorough review and analysis of your complete financial life


Personalized Financial Plan with Clear, Actionable Advice


60-90 Minute Review of Financial Plan & Action Steps


30-Day Email, Phone, Skype Financial Planner support in putting your plan into action (Up to 90 Minutes)

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Eric C. Jansen, ChFC

Fun Facts About Me

When he is not researching the next great stock to add to client portfolios, you can find him travelling frequently with his family to Jackson Hole Wyoming.

Jay Willwerth, ChFC

Fun Facts About Me

Jay’s days are spent helping clients achieve their financial goals, followed by nights and weekends typically watching his daughters play competitive volleyball.

Steven C. Johnson, ChFC

Fun Facts About Me

Steve would tell you that one of the best parts of the day is spent talking to clients and relationships that result from it. When away from the office, he loves to travel the back roads of New England enjoying all the great sites that can be found off the beaten path.

Frederick M. Lane, ChFC, CASL

Fun Facts About Me

When not managing client portfolios, Fred can be found relaxing with family and friends.

Catherine Utley

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Catherine M. Gareri

Fun Facts About Me

When not caring for her clients Cathy enjoys relaxing in her yard at home.

Katie E. Moore, CLTC

Fun Facts About Me

When Katie is not busy taking care of her clients, she spends her time being a mom to her two little ones, Owen and Isla.

Herbert Kyles

Fun Facts About Me

When Herbert isn't reviewing your portfolio or assisting you with your financial well-being you can probably find him relaxing with friends.

Hesper Duval

Fun Facts About Me

Loves spending time with 2 daughters and enjoys participating in 5k obstacle races throughout the year.

Donna Fournier

Fun Facts About Me

When not cheering for the Patriots Donna spends her free time travelling throughout the U.S. looking for new haunted places to explore. She loves wearing her cowboy hat and boots when travelling out west.

Anne Whitney

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Steve Taylor

Fun Facts About Me

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Cathy Hession

Fun Facts About Me

When away from the office, Cathy enjoys working out and participating in the 26.2 mile Jimmy Fund Marathon Walk each September.

Kieran Lavery

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