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Here at DeFranco Financial everything centers around our clients. We utilize a holistic approach to financial planning and investment management because only by looking at our clients’ entire financial picture can we truly make a difference.We take care to listen and to hear their goals and dreams.

We strive day in and day out to build trust and relationships with our clients that allow us to help them get through some of life’s most difficult challenges as well as some of life’s most rewarding and joyous occasions.

Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. Feel free to browse around and then reach out and call us to set a time we can get together to start the process of understanding your goals and dreams.

Helpful Content

Suddenly Single: 3 Steps to Take Now

Suddenly Single: 3 Steps to Take Now

Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.

Fallen Tree Damage—Who Pays?

Fallen Tree Damage—Who Pays?

Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.

Once Upon a Goal

Once Upon a Goal

Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.

 

Three Key Questions to Answer Before Taking Social Security

When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?

Gun Ownership and Your Homeowners Policy

Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.

The Five Basics of Financial Literacy

How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.

Insurance Needs Assessment: Married With Children

When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.

How Income Taxes Work

A quick look at how federal income taxes work.

Pay Yourself First

It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.

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Saving for College

This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.

What Is My Risk Tolerance?

This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.

How Much Home Can I Afford?

With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.

Home Mortgage Deduction

Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.

Can I Refinance My Mortgage?

This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.

What's My Potential Estate Tax?

This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.

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Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

Managing Your Lifestyle

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

Investment Strategies for Retirement

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

5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

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

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

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An Arm and a Leg

A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.

It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times

All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.

The Power of Compound Interest

Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.

Should You Ever Retire?

A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.

Exit Strategies of the Rich and Famous

Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?

The Real Cost of a Vacation Home

What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?

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