Welcome to The Patterson Group
Serving California with offices in both Fresno and Irvine, The Patterson Group was founded with the goal of assisting our clients in every aspect of their financial lives. In today’s fast-paced business environment, changing times can be quite confusing. That’s why we have created a comprehensive wealth management team. We have the resources and know-how to absorb information and adapt to changes in the markets. This ability allows us to serve each one of our clients on a personal level and provide the best service we can.
We strongly believe that this industry requires a team approach. The information to absorb is massive and we understand that you require a quick response to your questions and concerns. Through our dedicated team this information can be absorbed, appropriate recommendations made, and prompt and efficient service given to you the client.
What to Look for in Personal Finance Apps
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Assess Life Insurance Needs
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.