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R. B. Chip Olson , CFP®

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Over 25 Years Helping People Reach Their Financial Goals

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If you`ve come looking for help in planning for your financial freedom, you have come to the right place. We hope you`ll take the time to explore this site to gain better understanding of Olson Financial Services and how we help clients plan for and meet their financial goals.

Money management is not a simple nor easy process. Effective money management involves two important tasks: managing your investments and preserving your wealth. Our goal is to create financial strategies to help you with these tasks while providing an extraordinary amount of personal service.

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The Cost of Medical Care

The Cost of Medical Care

Learn about the risks of not having health insurance in this informative article.

Leaving Your Lasting Legacy

Leaving Your Lasting Legacy

Want to do more with your wealth? You might want to consider creating a charitable foundation.

How Financial Professionals Are Compensated

How Financial Professionals Are Compensated

Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.

 

Yours, Mine, and Ours: Estate Strategies for Second Marriage

Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.

How Financially Literate Are You?

Every day, we make hundreds of financial decisions. Some are in-the-moment: Where should I buy my morning coffee? Others...

Building a Resilient Workplace

The pandemic has challenged us to find our inner strength and navigate unpredictable times. Business owners can support employees by fostering their well-being.

Lots of Variables with Fixed-Rate Mortgages

When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.

Put It in a Letter

A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.

An Overview of Renter’s Insurance

Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.

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Should I Pay Off Debt or Invest?

This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.

Interested in a Fuel Efficient Car?

Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.

What Is My Life Expectancy?

Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.

Taxable vs. Tax-Deferred Savings

Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.

Contributing to an IRA?

Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.

Assess Your Life Insurance Needs

This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.

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Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

5 Smart Investing Strategies

There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

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The Business Cycle

How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?

Safeguard Your Digital Estate

If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?

Coaches

Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.

A New Way to Look at Your Bucket List

Bucket lists don’t have to be for tomorrow.

The Facts About Income Tax

Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.

The Rule of 72

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.

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