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
How Income Taxes Work
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Suddenly Single: 3 Steps to Take Now
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Gun Ownership and Your Homeowners Policy
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.