Who We Are
We serve as a “personal CFO” for a select group of clients for whom we can make a large impact.
How We Work
Our time-tested consultative process begins with learning about all that is important to you.
What We Do
We deliver peace of mind by executing holistic wealth management, investment consulting, and providing unbiased advice on employer-sponsored retirement plans.
Uniting and Advancing Your Financial World
Since 1985, Universal Advisory Services has helped affluent investors build true confidence in their financial future. As a premier, fee-only wealth management firm, we empower successful individuals and families to make smart decisions about their money and take charge of their financial lives.
For over 30 years, our advisors have united their individual expertise to form a truly dynamic collective. Through our team-based approach to wealth management, we craft comprehensive strategies that secure all areas of your financial situation. Serving as you and your family’s Chief Financial Officer, we work diligently to help you avoid investment mistakes and guide you towards your goals. As your strategic partner, we remain dedicated to simplifying the complexities of the financial world so you can focus on the things that matter most.Contact Us
Don’t Be Your Own Worst Enemy
Emotional biases can adversely impact financial decision making. Here’s a few to be mindful of.
A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
Inflation & Your Money
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Good employee health can be great for the company’s bottom line.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
There’s a link between debt and stress.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
What does your home really cost?
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.