INDIVIDUAL & FAMILY SOLUTIONS Ferguson Financial Group's broad array of client-focused solutions offers individuals and families the tools they need to help them meet today's financial demands. Individual Financial Services These powerful concepts and programs can help you get from where you are to where you want to be.Financial SrategyFinancial Goal SettingRecommendations and ImplementationStrategies for Achieving Financial GoalsInvestments and Asset Allocation Strategies Protection Planning While the stock market can be a great source of growth, and a hedge against inflation, we are mindful that it can also be a source of tremendous stress and risk to your nest egg. We often find that potential clients have too much of their money in the stock market. It is important to have a plan that provides income and allows for growth, but also offers protection from events that we can't predict. We specialize in providing recommendations which help you balance the need for safety, income, and growth. Investment Planning We are sensitive to every investor's tolerance and have several strategies ranging from conservative to aggressive. Your accounts are closely monitored and any changes are communicated to you through quarterly performance reports and monthly custodial statements. It is our goal to grow your money wisely through investment management, whether we are confronting the bear or welcoming the bull. College Funding Plans Whether preparing to send the first or fifth child or grandchild to college, we can help begin saving now.529 College Savings PlansCoverdall Education Savings AccountsUGMA/UTMA Accounts Elder Care Protection We understand it is hard to think of yourself (or your spouse) as not being self-sufficient. It is one reason, however, to have the right plan in place.Care in the later years of life can be a monetary burden, but proper preparation can help protect self and loved ones should extended care be needed. Estate Transfer Concepts and Solutions* Estate planning is something everyone should consider. It is no longer reserved for the elite. You have built a legacy that should be preserved, protected, and passed on. Your estate plan is specific to your situation.We will help by reviewing your wills and trusts. Helping preserve your estate for your intended heirs. Helping with beneficiary designations and reducing exposure to estate taxes and probate costs.Accumulating wealth is only half the battle, preserving it is the other. Our goal is to help you protect your wealth and plan for your legacy to live on for many years to come. Please contact us for more information regarding the following solutions:Legacy PlanningTrust ServicesCharitable GivingIrrevocable Life Insurance TrustsEstate Tax CalculationsWealth Transfer Strategies Tax Management** We understand the importance of making sure you take advantage of all the tax deductions and exemptions available to you. Cornerstone Group FIS can work with your CPA to assist in looking for ways to help reduce your current and future tax burden. Additionally, ensure that your financial portfolio is organized in the most tax-advantageous manner possible. We can assist you with lowering your taxable income while increasing your spendable income. If needed, we can refer you to qualified tax specialists. Insurance Protection An important part of planning for your financial future is protecting it. Whether you live long, die too soon or become disabled, these products can help you and your family protect the life you've built.