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8866 Gulf Freeway, Suite 250-G
Houston, TX 77017
Phone: (713) 859-2228
Fax: (713) 944-1190

Blanca E. Blanco,
Financial Advisor
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Our Financial Advisors can Plan for Your Financial Future through Investment, Financial Planning, and Insurance

Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends. Whether you’re facing retirement — or looking to better understand certain investment ideas — we can help you address your most pressing financial questions. Our first priority is your overall financial success. 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 of success. 

Financial Planning such as Retirement; Tax Strategies; 401(k); 403(b); College for someone; Estates; Money Purchasing; or Profit Sharing are of utmost importance to plan for in the future. Financial Investments such as Bonds; Common Stocks; Educational, Traditional, Roth, SEP, Simple IRA's; Brokerage Accounts; Treasury Bills; Government Securities; Treasury Notes; or Variable Annuity. Our Financial Advisors offer insurance just in case you are struck down with Long-Term-Care, Disability Income, or God forbid you are not with us anymore and Life Insurance is the only way your friends or family can survive. We have the ability to make sound investments for today and your financial future.  

Our website is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search my website, send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. Once you post your questions to us we'll get back to you quickly with thoughtful answers to your financial future. 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 of success.

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Protection Against Uninsured Drivers

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Volunteering in Retirement

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Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

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Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.

Assess Your Life Insurance Needs

This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.

Estimate Your RMD

Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.

Taxable vs. Tax-Deferred Savings

Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.

What Is My Life Expectancy?

Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.

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Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

5 Smart Investing Strategies

There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

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Extended Care: A Patchwork of Possibilities

What is your plan for health care during retirement?

What Smart Investors Know

Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.

Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart

Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.

Your DNA Test

If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.

Should You Invest in Exchange Traded Funds?

There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?

Coaches

Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.

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