061218 Vance Wealth Marketing Day 2 SchlickArt 6627SRGBlowres 1016x678 - Planning for Every Outcome: Prepare For Tax Changes Before You Run Out Of Options

Planning for Every Outcome: Prepare For Tax Changes Before You Run Out Of Options

Shanele Stoll Business Owner, Financial Planning, Tax Issues

At Vance Wealth, one of our most important responsibilities is not simply preparing for life’s uncertainties, but help anticipating them before they occur. This year, that’s especially important when it comes to tax planning. The Biden Administration has proposed changes to our tax policies that, if enacted by Congress, would likely have a significant impact on tax bills, especially if you don’t adjust your financial plan ahead of these changes. “You can’t achieve thoughtful, effective tax planning unless you’re proactive,” explained John Vance, President …

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Attract Top Talent With Superior Benefits – Employee Financial Wellness

Shanele Stoll Business Owner

As an employer, it’s easy to dismiss your employee’s financial wellness as a personal matter. If it affects business, however, then it becomes your business. An annual PwC Employee Financial Wellness Survey found that 35% of employees are distracted at work due to financial matters. Additionally, a study by Fidelity Investments found that employees with high debt miss more work on average than those with minimal debt. To make matters worse, 45% of Baby Boomers have no retirement savings at all, according …

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4 Keys to a Strong Financial Foundation for business owners

VanceWealth Business Owner, Financial Planning, Retirement

  At Vance Wealth, we believe financial planning should empower you to achieve what matters most. Our thoughtful process is designed to help you stay the course when things are working, and embrace change when it’s needed to forge a path to something greater. For business owners, this includes a financial plan for your company that’s as comprehensive as your personal plan – and it all starts with four best practices that set up every business for success. “One of the …

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Daily Steps To Long Term Success – The Importance of Operational Efficiency for Business Owners

VanceWealth Achieve More, Business Owner, Community

If a financial plan is a company’s roadmap to success, then its operations are the daily steps to achieve that success. That’s why it’s so important to have a financial planning team that not only understands your goals, but also offers the tools and advice to help you put them in motion. After all, your planning is only as effective as your operations. “One of the areas we create a constant conversation around is implementation, for business owners, that means …

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Achieve More: Entrepreneur Edition – Setting Goals That Stick In Life & Business

VanceWealth Business Owner, Financial Planning

As a business owner, your success is only as strong as the foundation it’s built on: you. If you’re not operating at your best, you can’t give your best to your business, either. That’s why it’s important to start your business planning with a big-picture view of your life and personal finances. By aligning your business and personal goals, you can achieve more across the board. Setting goals is one thing; however, achieving goals is another. At Vance Wealth, we’ve …

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10 Tax Saving Tips That Must Be Applied Before 2021

VanceWealth Business Owner, Retirement, Tax Issues

We’ve got some great tax-saving tips for you, but they require action before the end of the year. There are only a few weeks left of viable tax planning time in 2020, so let’s dive right in.   Do You Need To Act Now? You may need to pivot your tax plan before the end of the year if any of these factors apply to you: You need to increase your liquidity You’re in a lower tax bracket than a …

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Achieve More: 5 Ways to Support Small Businesses

VanceWealth Achieve More, Business Owner, Charitable Giving

At Vance Wealth, we believe collaboration drives success because we witness the power of working together every day. Whether we’re serving our clients or the community, we strive to act as a trusted partner by finding opportunities to achieve more together. And, we’ve learned this kind of spirit always pays off. That’s why we wanted to share the love by suggesting:   5 Easy Ways to Support Small Businesses: Make an effort to stay informed, and in touch, with the …

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When the world is changing … so should your financial plan

VanceWealth Achieve More, Business Owner, Market Commentary, Market Update

Since the coronavirus outbreak, planning ahead has never felt more difficult. From revenue projections to school schedules, our daily lives have been focused on short-term solutions without much guarantee of what the future may hold. We’ve been running our businesses and lives in survival mode because, for a time, it was necessary. But at some point, we must pivot or get left behind. “It’s easy to stick with the old way of thinking – to refuse to adapt to the …

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Lead Your Team Through Uncertain Times

VanceWealth Business Owner

During uncertain times, the difference between surviving and thriving is adaptability. We’re amid a massive economic, political, and social disruption, while the COVID-19 pandemic and its aftermath will continue to create far-reaching change. Some businesses will fail because they can’t or won’t pivot; however, the marketplace will also see tremendous innovation and cultural shifts, as companies find creative solutions to emerging problems. To prepare for those shifts before they occur, we wanted to share our top five tips for leading your team through …

061218 Vance Wealth Marketing Day 2 SchlickArt 6627SRGBlowres 1016x678 - JOHN VANCE NAMED TO FORBES’ LIST OF BEST-IN-STATE WEALTH ADVISORS

JOHN VANCE NAMED TO FORBES’ LIST OF BEST-IN-STATE WEALTH ADVISORS

Shanele Stoll Business Owner, Market Commentary, Market Update, Team Update

SANTA CLARITA, CA – John Vance Founder and President of Vance Wealth located at 26491 Summit Circle, was among the Raymond James-affiliated advisors named to the Forbes list of Best-In-State Wealth Advisors. The list, which recognizes advisors from national, regional and independent firms, was released online January, 16, 2020.   The Forbes ranking of Best-In-State Wealth Advisors, developed by SHOOK Research, is based on an algorithm of qualitative criteria, mostly gained through telephone and in-person due diligence interviews, and quantitative …