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Heffernan Retirement Services - Because You're Different - San Francisco, CA

 

800-437-0045

No One Strategy Fits Everyone Our Team Approach Understanding Your Goals An Approach Designed For You

Heffernan Financial Services serves individuals, corporations and endowments. Founded in 1991, we specialize in integrated financial services and offer a full array of in-house services that include investment advisory, assistance with corporate retirement plan design & implementation, estate & financial planning, nonprofit consulting and cash management. Investment advisory services and financial planning are offered through Global Retirement Partners, a registered investment advisor.

We are committed to educating our individual and corporate clients on all aspects of the planning process which promotes prudent and meaningful strategies or plans. The services we offer are delivered through our disciplined goals based process which serves as the cornerstone of our practice. We offer our clients a documented process to identify, qualify and quantify their objectives while consistently evaluating the overall results. Our success is measured in terms of our clients reaching their objectives.

Fiduciary Oversight

Heffernan Retirement Services

We offer solutions to help plan sponsors address their fiduciary responsibilities.

Worksite Financial Solutions and Employee Education Programs

Heffernan Retirement Services

Personalized services we offer for our client’s needs.

Plan Design and Support

Heffernan Retirement Services

Heffernan Financial Services will review the design and operational features of your company's plan, from an objective perspective.

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Revising Estate Strategy Assumptions

Revising Estate Strategy Assumptions

Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.

Certain Uncertainties in Retirement

Certain Uncertainties in Retirement

The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.

Life and Death of a Twenty Dollar Bill

Life and Death of a Twenty Dollar Bill

How long does a $20 bill last?

 

Tax Deductions You Won't Believe

Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.

Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets

An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.

Social Security: The Elephant in the Room

Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.

Does Your Credit Score Affect Your Insurance Rates?

Your credit score may influence how much you pay for auto and home insurance.

The Value of Insuring Against Life’s Risks

Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.

Rebalancing Your Portfolio

Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.

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Tax Freedom Day

Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.

Estimate Your RMD

Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.

What Is My Current Net Worth?

Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.

Paying Off a Credit Card

Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.

Inflation & Retirement

Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.

How Compound Interest Works

Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.

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Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

Keys to Investing for Retirement

There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

Your Cash Flow Statement

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

Investment Strategies for Retirement

Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.

Managing Your Lifestyle

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

Principles of Preserving Wealth

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

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Retiring the 4% Rule

A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.

Rightsizing for Retirement

What does your home really cost?

The Other Sure Thing

Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?

The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing

It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.

An Arm and a Leg

A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.

RE: Retirement

How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?

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