Retirement is far off until it isn’t. This chapter of life can sneak up on just about anyone, and we do ourselves a favor to be as prepared as we can. Like anything involving the government, finances can be confusing, with different tax treatments, contribution limits, beneficiary rules and more.Read more
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People deserve to understand what’s happening with their money.
Have you ever sat across from a financial advisor and only understood every third word they were saying? And yet they were talking about your money, your life and your future.
At Cultivate Wealth, we believe clients should understand everything that is happening with their money; that advisors should be just as good about explaining investments as they are at making them.
First, we’re going to get to know you and discuss what’s most important to you. We’re going to figure out your goals and the outcomes you’d like to achieve with this money. We’ll do this by establishing your Family Index Number, which is the rate of return needed on your investments in order to pursue those outcomes. After we determine your Family Index Number, we allocate your money to our various investment strategies designed to help you pursue those goals.
We work with a wide variety of clients – everyone from high net worth investors to those who are just starting out. While each family gets a personalized allocation strategy, we’ve helped thousands of families navigate their complex financial needs and guided them through life’s major decisions.
As your trusted advisor, we’re focused on adding convenience and simplicity to your lives. We will make sure you’re educated on your investments and how we manage your money – as much or as little information as you’d like.
Whether you’re investing hundreds or millions, at Cultivate Wealth we’re about much more than results – we’re about helping you understand where those results have come from and why the strategy works. If you’re tired of the mystery of investing and want to know exactly what’s happening with your money, schedule an appointment today.
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Estate, Tax and Philanthropy Planning
The effectiveness of your financial plan starts with understanding the complexities of the current tax and estate planning laws and how your assets may be taxed during your lifetime and at your death. Learn more
Who We Are
Cultivate Wealth’s mission is to simplify the complex world of investing and guide our clients to financial freedom as their most trusted advisor so they can pursue what matters.
Cultivate Wealth, LLC is an independent wealth management firm based in DeForest, Wisconsin that specializes in providing financial planning and portfolio management services to individuals, families, business owners, and professionals.
We serve clients who desire a life of financial freedom and seek advice from a trusted member of our professional team.
We adhere to the following core values:
FOCUS ON PEOPLE-Our team of elite professionals are fiduciary minded, client centered, and have a strong reputation in the industry as well as in the communities for which they serve. You are sure to be greeted with a smile, an attention to service, and a desire to help.
ENHANCED CLIENT EXPERIENCE-We are committed to an exceptional client experience from the first time we meet, through the wealth plan design and implementation process, and ongoing plan review and investment monitoring. Our strategic approach is inclusive to the entire balance sheet to ensure no detail is overlooked. Whether you are just starting out and in the accumulation phase or are nearing retirement and seeking future income, we design a plan for your stage of life. Our hope is you will leave with financial clarity and the confidence to implement your life’s plan so you can spend more time on what matter most to you.
PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE-We are firm believers in making the complex simple for our clients. With over 28 years of combined industry experience, our advisors are committed to having straightforward conversations while providing a personalized financial plan and investment portfolio so our clients can achieve the life they desire.
We are always looking to raise the bar when it comes to providing world class wealth management to the clients we serve. Our wealth advisors utilize our strategic partners, the Wealth Enhancement Group and Investment Committee and Research team, for complex planning needs and portfolio design. In addition, we firmly believe in investing in our team to deepen their knowledge base in several subject areas including: financial planning, education planning, risk management and insurance planning, investment and tax planning, retirement savings and income planning, and estate planning.
Contact us today to begin cultivating the life you desire.
Jennifer Homman, Founder and CEO
Disciplined investment strategies are the foundation of our investment management process. Our time-tested strategies are designed to meet a variety of investment goals and objectives.
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