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.
Tuning Your Social Security Benefit
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.