PRLog - Feb. 3, 2013 - SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. -- Contact: Ara Oghoorian, CFA, CFP®
ACap Asset Management, Inc.
Advisor from ACap Asset Management, Inc. Providing FREE Financial Advice
To Consumers Across the Country on February 7th and 12th 2013
Los Angeles, CA (January 31, 2013)— Economic conditions and market volatility have wreaked havoc on retirement accounts, impacting millions of Americans’ ability to retire. To help people prepare for retirement, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA), in association with the NAPFA Consumer Education Foundation, are teaming up for the annual Jump-Start Your Retirement Plan Days to bring FREE one-on-one financial advice to the public.
On Thursday, February 7, and Tuesday, February 12, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Time, NAPFA members across the country, including Ara Oghoorian CFA, CFP®,
will answer consumers’ financial questions online. “Once again, I am excited to volunteer my time and expertise to help consumers plan for their financial futures. It is rewarding chatting with people across the country and help them plan to reach their financial goals,” said Ara Oghoorian CFA, CFP®. Just visit http://kiplinger.com/
This year, Jump-Start Days will feature four separate chat rooms—each hosted by expert financial advisors— to provide more specific answers to questions across an array of topics:
• Taxes and Retirement— including gift taxes, estate taxes and wills.
• Saving for Retirement— IRAs, Roth IRAs, and 401(k)s for those building a retirement nest egg.
• Income in Retirement— Social Security and income investing strategies for those in retirement and about to retire.
• Other financial challenges— from investing to saving for college to paying down debt. “Preparing for a comfortable retirement is an important issue that requires advance planning and preparation,”
For more information on Jump-Start Your Retirement Plan Days and tips on making the most of your retirement savings, visit kiplinger.com/
About ACap Asset Management
ACap Asset Management is a Fee-Only financial advisory firm specializing in advising medical professionals. Whether in private practice, in academia, or part of a medical group, doctors can benefit from ACap’s financial expertise, so that they can focus on their patients, their businesses, and their personal lives. Because ACap works primarily with medical professionals, we better understand the unique needs and circumstances of our clients, and provide highly personalized and professional service.
Our clients have busy careers, many have little time to manage their finances, or are concerned about paying too much in taxes; but most importantly, our clients seek a trusted expert rather than a salesperson from a large bank or insurance company disguised as a financial advisor. To that end, ACap is an independent Fee-Only firm, does not work on commissions, nor sell any products; thus our advice is free from any conflicts of interest. Our only source of income is through our clients. We offer our clients the best investments that are most suitable to their needs. Please visit http://www.acapam.com.
For nine decades, the Kiplinger organization has led the way in personal finance and business forecasting. Founded in 1920 by W.M. Kiplinger, the company developed one of the nation's first successful newsletters in modern times. The Kiplinger Letter, launched in 1923, remains the longest continuously published newsletter in the United States. In 1947, Kiplinger created the nation's first personal finance magazine. Kiplinger.com is the fastest growing Web site in the personal finance space. Located in the heart of our nation's capital, the Kiplinger editors remain dedicated to delivering sound, unbiased advice for your family and your business in clear, concise language. Become a fan of Kiplinger on Facebook or Kiplinger.com and follow Kiplinger on Tumblr and Twitter.
Since 1983, The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) has provided Fee-Only financial planners across the country with some of the strictest professional competency guidelines, comprehensive financial planning, and Fee-Only compensation. With more than 2,400 members across the country, NAPFA has become the leading professional association in the United States dedicated to the advancement of Fee-Only financial planning. For more information on NAPFA, please visit www.napfa.org.
About The NAPFA Consumer Education Foundation
The NAPFA Consumer Education Foundation is built upon the expertise of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisor’s 2,500 members and its high standing within the industry. The Foundation makes grants to organizations that demonstrate the ability to educate consumers about basic personal financial issues. The Foundation will partner with recognized educational organizations to expand the breadth, depth, and distribution of consumer financial education programming, including materials developed by NAPFA.