Welcome to Nelson Financial Strategies
Financial Planning in Lake Wales, FL.
At Nelson Financial Strategies, we believe that your financial objectives are distinctly personal. Likewise, your planning experience should be equally as personal. We further believe that through individualized analysis and guidance, we can help establish solutions in which you, your family, or your family's business have confidence.
James M. "Jimmy" Nelson, President of Nelson Financial Strategies, works with individuals, families, and family businesses to provide financial planning solutions based on each client’s distinctive circumstances. As a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and an Accredited Investment Fiduciary®, Jimmy offers a comprehensive approach to determining the planning strategies he recommends. Additionally, the strategic partnerships he’s developed with other legal and accounting professionals afford his clients the opportunity to broadly address their concerns.
Nelson Financial Strategies is available to assist you with the following:
Budgeting After a Divorce
Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.
Critical Estate Documents
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.