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.
Getting a Head Start on College Savings
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
What's So Great About a Rollover?
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
Split Annuity Strategy
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Use this calculator to estimates your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
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.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
There are nearly 1,200 ETFs available. Should you invest in them?