You could say we’re obsessed with wealth management, but it’s really your financial success that drives us. Our approach is focused and customized – we combine our planning and investment expertise, with an intellectual honesty that demonstrates our commitment to helping our clients achieve their goals.
Our experienced advisor team averages 19 years of experience in financial planning and investment management, with numerous areas of expertise and industry designations (CFA, CFP®, CPA, MBA, etc.). They work in tandem with our dedicated investment research team, with an average of 20 years in the investment industry. This combination of professionals, coupled with our client-first service focus, enables us to be both proactive in coordinating our client’s complex financial situations and responsive to day-to-day needs.
Our Mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of our clients by professionally dedicating ourselves to their financial well-being.
We adhere to the highest standards of fairness, honesty, and independent thinking. We do what is right and ethical no matter what.
We strive to excel in everything we do. We bring our best effort, expertise, experience, creativity, and intellectual vigor so that we deliver on our mission.
We demonstrate enthusiasm, dedication, and drive. We approach everything with energy, confidence, and a positive attitude.
We have the courage to act on our values and convictions when they are tested. We have the courage to hear regardless of the message, to speak up when necessary, and to hold ourselves accountable. We make rational decisions and commit to them without allowing ego or fear to hold us back.
Our Growing Commitment to the Central Valley
We are pleased to announce that our team is now strengthening our services in the area through the addition of Welz Financial Services, an independent advisory firm in Stockton, as they became part of Litman Gregory effective December 31.
Investment Key Takeaways—Year-End 2018
The financial markets’ roller coaster ride in 2018 ended in downturns almost across the board. A historically high percentage of stock markets and asset classes posted losses for the year, and several fell into official “bear market” territory.
Commentary from Our CIO—2018 Review & Outlook
Throughout the 30-plus year history of Litman Gregory, we’ve emphasized the importance of having a long-term perspective in becoming a successful investor. Chief Investment Officer Jeremy DeGroot discusses our current outlook on the markets across three distinct time horizons.