Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Welcome! We are North Georgia Wealth Management Group, a financial life planning and wealth management firm nestled in the foothills of the Appalachians. We are a thriving independent investment planning practice specializing in fee-based financial planning focusing on wealth accumulation, income distribution, and wealth transfer strategies through IFG Advisory, LLC. Clients include long-time residents, as well as entrepreneurs and individuals drawn to the natural beauty of North Georgia as a retirement destination.
We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they plan for their life's journeys. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.Contact Us
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Individuals & Families
Let us provide you with guidance that can help you understand and better define your financial goals.Learn More
Foundations & Endowments
We follow a comprehensive process designed to determine the optimal approach to managing your assets.Learn More
Special insight and perspective to help business owners pursue their objectives and success.Learn More
Split Annuity Strategy
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Rebalancing Your Portfolio
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Keeping Up with the Joneses
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
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.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?