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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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Six Most Overlooked Tax Deductions
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
The Great Debate Continues: Active vs. Passive
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
Countering Counterfeit Currency
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
Drinking may be a “rite of passage” for teens, but when it occurs in your home you may be held responsible for their actions.
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.