Thoughtful and open discussions about money are a vital, yet often overlooked, aspect of your financial planning. Talking about money with loved ones can fulfill a variety of purposes, depending on who you’re talking to, and what you’re discussing; from establishing a strong financial education in youngsters, to defining your intentions beyond your lifetime for future generations.Read More
2017 marks 10 years since Jennifer Myers first founded SageVest Wealth Management as an independent, fee-only financial planner in the Washington, DC area. Throughout the last decade, our firm has remained committed to delivering excellence in investment and financial planning services to individuals, families, and business owners throughout Virginia, Maryland, and the wider DC Metropolitan region.
We’re always honored to receive recognition for the exceptional level and breadth of knowledge, experience, and service that we render for our clients.Read More
October is Financial Planning month, making now a great time to think about your financial preparedness and well-being. Money isn’t everything in life, but it certainly helps to achieve security and to open opportunities for you and your family.
Personal finance can be complex, especially as your wealth grows. Each of your decisions must support the next, and align with your life goals. The following financial planning checklist will help you identify which financial topics you’ve got covered, and areas where we can help you to achieve your wealth and life objectives.Read More
Life insurance can play an important part in your long-term financial planning. It’s one of the simplest ways to protect your assets and transfer your wealth. More importantly, it supports the future financial well-being of those you care about, providing you with peace of mind.
However, calculating how much life insurance you need and knowing what type of life insurance policy is right for you can prove confusing. SageVest Wealth Management offers insights about how to determine the best life insurance elections in support of both your lifetime goals and the future security of your loved ones.Read More
Jennifer Myers, CFP ® established SageVest Wealth Management in May 2007, to provide high quality, customized, and comprehensive investment management and financial planning services to individuals, families, and business owners in the Washington, DC area and beyond.
A decade later, and with twenty years of experience, Jennifer’s the recipient of multiple top advisor awards, including Washingtonian Top Financial Advisor, and SageVest Wealth Management is celebrating our tenth anniversary! This seems an ideal time to thank our clients, and to offer a quick reminder of our services, our fields of expertise, and the core principles that guide us in pursuit of your financial and life goals.Read More
Most employers offer group life and disability insurance coverage. While this is an important benefit for employees, it doesn’t mean that you’re adequately covered. In fact, if that’s all the coverage you have, you could be woefully under-insured.
It’s always best to evaluate insurance coverage earlier in life rather than later, as rates and terms are tied to your health and age. Here are some basic tips on evaluating your coverage and what to consider when purchasing additional insurance.Read More
When it comes to wealth management, SageVest combines breadth of experience and depth of knowledge with principles like integrity, trust, and attention to detail.
It’s gratifying when these qualities are recognized by others.
We are pleased to announce that Jennifer Myers of SageVest Wealth Management is the recent recipient of the following award for the Northern Virginia region.Read More
Your estate planning documents express your wishes for your own care and wellbeing during your lifetime. They also guide care for your dependents, define legacies, and provide instructions about other matters in the future.
SageVest Wealth Management recommends that you review these important documents every two to three years; sooner, if you experience a significant life event e.g., marriage, divorce, birth of a child, etc. If it’s time to refresh your estate planning documents, consider addressing these sometimes overlooked items as part of your updates.Read More
There are many reasons why life insurance should play an important part in every person’s financial planning. Yet women often overlook this key asset protection strategy, and are far more likely than men to be under-insured or have no coverage at all.
Whether you’re a single woman, half of a couple, or a member of a more extended family network; whether you work at home, in the workforce, or as the leader of your own business; life insurance is essential to protect the transfer of your wealth, and more importantly, to protect your loved ones in the future.Read More
Losing a loved one is a difficult experience. Yet, during this time, you must complete a variety of tasks and make important financial decisions. You may need to make final arrangements, notify various businesses and government agencies, settle the individual’s estate, and provide for your own financial security.
SageVest Wealth Management offers the following checklist as a guide.
Note: Some of the following tasks may have to be completed by the estate’s executor.Read More