Wealth Management

Wealth Management 2018-11-27T13:48:23+00:00

Discover many of the opportunities available to help you plan for your financial future.

Our goal at Elevation Capital Advisory is to provide you customer services that are unparalleled in our industry; we don’t measure ourselves against other advisory firms – that just wouldn’t be good enough. Our goal is to stand out in a crowded industry that often does not truly take the time to get to know their clients.

Now more than ever, you need to rethink your strategy on how you navigate your investments between risk and reward. That’s what we do: we provide financial advice for successful people who want to grow and protect their money.

Our reputation is built on a long track record of working with people who like to succeed — people like you. Our process is sound and solid: we define your goals, review your assets, analyze your needs, provide recommendations, implement execution, monitor track your progress, and make any adjustments as warranted.

We take the holistic view and provide you the comfort and knowledge that your investments will be managed in a well thought out manner. We do this by clearly communicating with you and understanding your needs, and by mapping out a plan and picking the investments that we truly believe are right for your particular situation.

It is not about hitting a “homerun” in the markets, it is about advancing toward your financial goals “one base at a time.” It is about growing and protecting your wealth so that you can enjoy your retirement and the fruits of your labors. That’s our job, and we do it well. If you want to secure your financial future, let us show you how.

Our Investment Discipline

YOUR portfolio:

  • Will only use investments that are aligned with your goals and risk tolerances. Each portfolio is uniquely crafted based on your specific needs and level of comfort.
  • Will be built to provide the right amount of durable income in retirement. We will take the time to assess your needs and implement a strategy that will keep your income flowing regardless of stock market conditions.
  • Will provide investments that are designed to offset the long-term effects that inflation can have on your income.
  • Will maintain an appropriate amount of liquidity for unexpected expenses. We typically recommend putting aside 6 months to one year of your expenses for this need.
  • Will avoid high-fee investments like Variable Annuities or loaded Mutual Funds. Costs matter and can have a significant effect on your returns.
  • Will be managed in tax-efficient manner to help reduce any unnecessary future tax liabilities. Tax rates may be going up significantly, you need to have a plan.

We do not believe in following the herd nor do we believe in taking any unnecessary risks with your money.

Our goal is to allow you to go out and enjoy your retirement without having to worry if tomorrow will be a good day or a bad day in the stock markets.

OUR STRATEGIC PARTNERS

AE Wealth Management is an SEC Registered Investment Adviser that is part of a full service financial services company. AEWM takes care of running our investment platform so we can spend more time working with you. They build out the tools and services we need to run our business and, together, we combine investment management, financial planning and retirement planning services into one cohesive operation that is focused on helping you work toward your financial goals.

AEWM is not open to the public. Rather than working with individual investors, AEWM exclusively services a select group of some of the top independent financial advisors in the country. Some of the benefits and services AEWM brings to our partnership include:

  • Opening and servicing accounts
  • Reconciliation of trades for accuracy
  • Comprehensive investment selection and asset allocation
  • Text notifications so you can get updates on your investment performance anytime and anywhere you want

With clear communication, straightforward pricing and constant evaluation, this all-encompassing platform allows us to set a new industry standard for creating and executing effective, customized financial strategies.

Sterling is a multi-billion-dollar SEC Registered Investment Adviser and a massive research and due diligence firm that acts as AE Wealth Management’s independent chief investment officer. Sterling does due diligence on asset managers to help us identify the difference between a great investment manager and a manager who just has really great marketing.

Made up of 150 employees, 40 of which possess the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, Sterling digs beneath the surface to find best-in-class investment management support. Amazon and Adobe are among its other clients. Like AEWM, Sterling is not a firm that you could call directly and build a relationship with. It is through our partnership with AEWM that we get access to this first-class organization. Sterling will help us:

  • Manage due diligence and asset allocation
  • Share research and analytical reporting
  • Deliver market commentaries

Sterling’s objective investment guidance enables us to provide an investment platform that is transparent and unbiased, so we can provide you with clear investment choices.

Cathy, Ryan and Derrick, along with their staff, focus on helping individuals create retirement strategies using a variety of financial products to custom suit their needs and objectives. All are licensed insurance professional with Elevation Capital Strategies. Ryan Sanford and Derick Hanson are Investment Adviser Representatives with Elevation Capital Advisory, LLC. Insurance products and services offered through Elevation Capital Strategies. Investment Advisory Services offered through Elevation Capital Advisory, LLC, an Oregon and Idaho registered investment advisor.  

Our simple no-obligation 4-Step Review is a great way of helping you to determine if your current strategies match up with your plans for today and for your future.