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We are an independently owned financial consulting firm with more than 17 years of dedicated personalized service to our clients. Our independence allows us to offer you an unbiased objective approach to serving your investment needs.
Whether you are just starting to save for your future, or are a seasoned investor, J. Eric Brinley, CFP® professional has the financial management experience to direct you towards reaching your objectives. We also offer financial and investment services through First Allied Securities. Inc. and First Allied Advisory Services, Inc. to individuals, families, business owners and their employees. Our commitment is to always provide unbiased advice, impeccable service, and diversified financial resources to serve your individual needs … that’s one benefit of an independent perspective.
Apps That Help Achieve Goals
If you find it hard to attain personal life goals, there’s an app for that!
Countering Counterfeit Currency
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
The Half Million Dollar Baby
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
90% of small businesses in the U.S. don't protect their data from cyber attacks. Is your business at risk?
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
Technology tips to make your next trip even better.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?