The Renaissance Group, LLC is an independent financial advisory firm, providing investment advice and financial services to individuals and businesses in Ventura and the surrounding area since 1997. Our independent financial advisors have earned a reputation for excellence through a longstanding commitment to our clients and the community. It’s no wonder we are recognized as one of the region’s premier financial planning firms for individuals and families seeking objective guidance and unbiased investment strategies. We bring organization and structure to clients seeking to simplify their finances in an increasingly complex world.
As independent financial advisors, we partner with our clients to help them manage their wealth and pursue financial independence through objective guidance. Our holistic approach to wealth management and wealth preservation begins with independent financial planning to help determine the right asset management strategy and risk management solutions for your unique circumstances. We invite you to discover the value that experience, personal service, and unbiased, independent investment advice can bring to you, your family or your business.
Learn more about these and other advisory services available through The Renaissance Group:
- Fee-Based Personal Planning
- Financial Planning
- Asset Management (through Cetera Advisors)
- Cash Management
- Retirement Planning
- Tax Strategies
- Risk Management Tools and Solutions
- Education Planning
- Long-Term Care
- Estate and Inter-Generational Planning
- Legacy Planning and Charitable Giving
Pay Yourself First
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
How Insurance Deductibles Work
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Your Emergency Fund: How Much Is Enough?
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.