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Sometimes You Should Retreat Before Pressing On

Wednesday, February 01, 2017 Bookmark and Share

Before modern military tactics were developed, it was common for the General to move to an elevated position to observe the battle. Typically, soldiers fighting face-to-face with their enemy were so focused on survival that they lacked perspective on whether they were winning or losing until the battle was over. The General’s view, however, prompted adjustments to increase the likelihood of victory.  

Advisors Talk: Independent But Not Alone (Video)

Thursday, January 21, 2016 Bookmark and Share

Each Advisor Member at Integrated Financial Group has their own story to tell about how the Brain Trust helped them become independent but not alone. Watch our latest videos below and learn more. 

Video: Tips For Preventing Identity Theft on Vacation

Thursday, July 16, 2015 Bookmark and Share

It’s a good idea to be extra cautious when travelling. Identity theft is a real threat. Play it safe, and enjoy your vacation with these quick tips. 

Video: The Brain Trust Explained

Thursday, May 14, 2015 Bookmark and Share

What is a consortium? What is a brain trust? Discover the essence of Integrated Financial Group, and what to expect as an independent financial planner member. Hint: it involves having fun.


Video: Obstacles and Opportunities in Financial Planning

Thursday, April 09, 2015 Bookmark and Share

Integrated Financial Group is a consortium of independent financial planners who are deeply committed to the future well-being of their clients. Find out what we think about obstacles and opportunities in financial planning by watching this inspirational one-minute video.


VIDEO: How Do I Survive Financially After A Divorce?

Thursday, March 26, 2015 Bookmark and Share

Many people experience financial uncertainty after a divorce because the same amount of income is used to operate two households instead of one. Watch this one-minute video for tips that will help you survive financially after a divorce.


VIDEO: Should I Include Stocks During Retirement? How Do I Manage Them?

Thursday, March 12, 2015 Bookmark and Share

Why should you include stocks during retirement, and how do you manage them? Find out in this 1-minute video on this week’s Advice For Life blog.


Video: Why Should I Continue Investing?

Thursday, February 26, 2015 Bookmark and Share

A question we hear a lot is: why should I continue investing? My returns are down. Shouldn’t I get out of the market? Learn what seasoned LPL financial advisors have to say in this quick 1-minute video from Integrated Financial Group.


Video: What Is Per Stirpes Distribution And Why Do I Need It?

Thursday, February 12, 2015 Bookmark and Share

A question you should ask your financial advisor is: do my IRA and 401k documents provide for "per stirpes" distributions to my heirs? Find out more about this important provision on this week’s Advice For Life blog.


Video: Go Independent, But Don’t Go It Alone

Thursday, January 22, 2015 Bookmark and Share

Integrated Financial Group is a consortium of independent financial planners who passionately support the idea that many minds are greater than one. As an advisor, find out how to take control of your future and get connected with The Brain Trust today

Video: What Makes Integrated Financial Group Unique?

Thursday, January 15, 2015 Bookmark and Share

A question we’re commonly asked is: what’s so unique about Integrated Financial Group? Find out in this 1-minute video.


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