Over the last 35 years, Coastal Capital Group has had the honor of helping hundreds of individuals, families, business owners, and institutions work toward financial independence. In doing so we observed a common occurrence: Many Financial Advisors overlook the most basic building blocks necessary to support a strong financial foundation for their clients.
We believe there's a better way.
We believe a strong financial foundation starts with the ability to manage your daily finances with purpose and discipline. Our process begins by helping you focus on items that you can control and can have a great impact on your success. At Coastal, we aspire to help you form healthy financial behaviors that eventually become enduring habits.
We teach you how to do it.
Our passion for financial planning centers around you. Coastal exists to help everyone we work with achieve financial independence, the way you define it. Whether it’s attaining a certain number, a set of goals or peace of mind, we aim to help you achieve what’s important to you, based on your priorities – not ours.
We nurture what matters to you.
Estimating the Cost of College
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
Inflation & Your Money
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Ready for Retirement?
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When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
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Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.