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We provide comprehensive financial planning and investment management services that help you align your personal values and goals with your financial decisions. We are your guide and support system for a balanced financial life and lasting legacy.

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Our Advisors are invested in your long term success. We work as a team behind the scenes, so even as each of us is uniquely partnered with specific clients, our individual areas of expertise are available to every client's particular situation.

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About Our Firm

Since 2005 we’ve helped our clients protect and grow their assets and accomplish their goals. That’s because we’ve emphasized personal relationships, with a deep commitment to sustainability and socially responsible communities that sets us apart from other advisory firms.

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Ned Axthelm and Rick Oginz

Art at North Berkeley

Surroundings:
the art of Ned Axthelm and Rick Oginz

North Berkeley is proud to present our latest art exhibit Surroundings. The paintings of Ned Axthelm and the drawings of Rick Oginz will be on display through the end of May.

Our artists reception is scheduled for Thursday, April 21. Come join us to celebrate these two talented artists.

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How We Think

April 2016

Market Commentary

We Are All Investors Now

Decade after decade over the last hundred years we experienced what is now often referred to as a "normalized interest rate environment" offering a real return (beyond inflation) with very little risk of principal. You may have taken for granted that cash in a money market “should” earn 3% – or even 4% to 5%. Now money market and savings accounts earn nearly nothing.

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