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The Journeys Group offers "Journeys" a unique spirit based program that enables the individual to take an insightful, self-exploratory approach to personal financial strategies.

The program is designed to make your money work more aggressively for you through strong financial strategies and personal growth as it pertains to managing your finances. "Journeys" allows you to explore your aims and devise a roadmap for your life, your finances, and the legacy you wish to leave for your family and community. Most importantly, it can help ease your mind to know that your investment decisions are intentional and appropriate.

Retirement

Steps to consider so you can potentially accumulate the money you'll need to pursue the retirement activities you want.

Investment

Create an investment strategy that’s designed to pursue your risk tolerance, time horizon, and goals.

Estate

Manage personal affairs while you're alive and control the distribution of wealth upon your death.

Insurance

A well-structured insurance program can help protect your loved ones from the financial consequences of unexpected events.

Tax

Understanding tax strategies can potentially help you better manage your overall tax situation.

Money

Managing your money involves more than simply making and following a budget.

Lifestyle

How to strike a balance between work and leisure is just one aspect of the wide-ranging Lifestyle matters.

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