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
When Heirs are Imperfect
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
The Latte Lie and Other Myths
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Emotional biases can adversely impact financial decision making. Here’s a few to be mindful of.
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Peer-to-peer payment apps are one of the newest ways to send money.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.