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Who We Are
Andre Marshall has been in the financial planning industry since the late 1980's, when he developed The Financial Guardian Wealth Strategy. Andre has helped his clients achieve their retirement dreams through strategic planning, tax planning, and risk management.
Andre is the founder of his firm, The Financial Guardian LLC, and his goal is to help individuals, with complex financial needs, achieve their goals.
Andre has an office with AdvisorNet Financial, headquartered in the heart of Minneapolis
Our Most Important Connection is You
At The Financial Guardian Wealth Strategy, we believe that planning is best conducted on a personal level. To fully understand your needs, we first put ourselves in your shoes. Together, we envision your short and long-term financial potential and build custom strategies to help you achieve them. Wherever you are in life’s journey, we dedicate our knowledge to helping you achieve greater financial freedom. Contact us today to get started.
Our first priority is helping you take care of yourself and your family. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation for success.
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Your Emergency Fund: How Much Is Enough?
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Required Reading: The Economic Report of the President
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Investment Challenges of the Affluent Investor
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.