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.
16 Wall Street Cliches in 60 Seconds
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
The Richest Man in Babylon
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Exit Strategies of the Rich and Famous
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
How long does a $20 bill last?
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
What if instead of buying that home, you invested that money?
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
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.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.