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The financial services industry is always evolving and at Shum Financial Group, Inc. we have continued to evolve alongside it. As a Registered Investment Advisor, Shum Financial Group has crafted the firm around helping individuals plan for the future. Our decades of experience and fee-based structures allow us to serve our clients efficiently and effectively, and in the process, we often build lifelong relationships.
Our goal is to help clients develop a financial roadmap and feel confident with their investment strategy. By offering education and guidance from an experienced team, we seek to help clients pursue financial independence and provide clarity in their finances, with planning at our foundation. Contact us today to get started.Contact Us
Tuning Your Social Security Benefit
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
A Look at Diversification
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
What does your home really cost?