Our Team of Financial Advisors
As a fiduciary, our first priority is helping you take care of yourself and your family.
Based in Freehold, New Jersey, with a network of clients across the country, we are a group of experienced financial advisors with the aim of turning your dreams into plans. 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 our foundation of success.
LPA Strategic Capital Announces New Branch
Over the years, LPA Strategic Capital has evolved to incorporate new approaches and processes designed to help our clients achieve their financial goals. As we have continued to build our business on referrals, it has expanded our relationships outside of New Jersey. In addition - many of our long-term clients have moved to the south, particularly as they retire. The Carolinas have been a very common destination.
With this in mind, we are writing to share with you some exciting news. Please join us in welcoming Coastal Strategic Capital located on Daniel Island in Charleston, SC to our firm. We believe they will be a great addition to our team and more importantly will bring a great deal of value to all of us.
MIT scientists explore "Oreology": What's the best way to split an Oreo?
March 23, 2023
Oreos are a big business, with sales of more than $2 billion annually for parent company Mondelēz International. But the creme-filled treats have also sparked some big questions, such as if it's possible to open the cookie so the creme is evenly split between the two sides.
Silicon Valley Bank flagged risks from remote work on performance in its last annual report
March 16, 2023
Last week, Silicon Valley Bank was the second-largest bank to fail on record after a $42 billion bank run. Its problems were largely financial—from highly unprofitable investments to an imbalance in the publicly reported numbers in assets and liabilities.
Social Security Taxes
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Managing Money as a Couple
Keys to preparing to grow wealthy together.
Taxable vs. Tax-Deferred Savings
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Your Emergency Fund: How Much Is Enough?
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Prescription Drug Benefits Under Medicare (Part D)
Do you need to enroll in Medicare Part D? Read this article to learn more about whether you need this coverage
Who Is Your Trusted Contact?
This investment account question is vital and answered as early as possible.
Protecting Your Home Against Flood Loss
Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
Understanding Extended Care
Understanding the types of extended care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
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Home Mortgage Deduction
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Should I Pay Off Debt or Invest?
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
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Managing Your Lifestyle
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Your Cash Flow Statement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
5 Smart Investing Strategies
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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What Smart Investors Know
Savvy investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Finding the Balance
The sandwich generation faces unique challenges. For many, meeting needs is a matter of finding a balance.
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Leaving Your Lasting Legacy
Want to do more with your wealth? You might want to consider creating a charitable foundation.
Emerging Market Opportunities
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.