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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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A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Problems with Probate
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
At what point can you call a personal vehicle commercial?
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
Here are 4 great, and sometimes unexpected, places to raise a family.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.