At Eagle Advisory Group of Arizona, our team is dedicated to providing pre- and current retirees with the proper tools and education needed to help create an enjoyable retirement.
In your retirement years, you should be able to enjoy your time without fear of income loss due to market downturns, or inflation. We provide our clients with added peace of mind during their retirement years, taking pride in serving each client individually and giving back to our community.
Our goal is to empower Americans planning for their retirement to take control of their hard-earned savings.
Mark is committed to providing his clients and community with uncompromising integrity and service. His long-term goal is to help clients reach their full retirement potential.
Mark has been a resident of Arizona for over 50 years, growing up in Yuma and attending Northern Arizona University. Married for 38 years, Mark and his wife have three children and four grandchildren. He has always been active in his community, coaching little league and Babe Ruth League, as well as sponsoring these programs. Mark has also been actively involved in programs at his church, teaching in-home Bible study, as well as fifth grade overdrive.
Americans today are overwhelmed by government bailouts, the invasion of the IRS, the volatility of the stock market, taxes that can erode their savings, and endless government regulations. Most Americans believe that you have to tolerate risk in the market to achieve a good retirement. This is just not always true.
We cannot control areas of the financial world such as Wall Street, the stock market, or the recession, but we should try to control the areas of our retirement that we can like tax and risk strategy. Our team at Eagle Advisory Group of Arizona provides clients with personalized retirement strategies and helps eliminate the hidden obstacles in retirement.
In retirement, there are two common gaps in Social Security: the death of a spouse and working income versus retirement income. To help close those common gaps, Mark can help you:
• Properly file for Social Security benefits.
• Potentially maximize the amount you’re eligible for.
• Avoid the most common mistakes people make when claiming their benefits.
• Find out how much income you can make and still draw Social Security.
• Discover how Social Security can be taxed.
Mark uses estate planning strategies that may help minimize estate taxes and help prepare for incapacity or chronic illness, including the “Guardian Trio” documents:
1. Living Will
2. Health Care Power of Attorney
3. Financial Power of Attorney
Mark can help you understand what an annuity is and how it can provide you with supplemental income. Whether it’s an immediate or deferred annuity, fixed or indexed, he’ll walk you through the differences between them, including what the minimum guarantees and fees are, and help you decide which is best for your individual situation.
With Mark, you’ll discover:
• What an IRA is.
• How a traditional IRA is different from a ROTH IRA.
• How to help avoid common IRA mistakes.
• If IRAs can pass tax-free to your beneficiaries.
• How an IRA is taxed and regulated by the Federal Government.
Mark can help you understand the cost of college today, how to find and qualify for financial aid, grants, and loans, and how to determine which college is right for you and your children.
At Eagle Advisory Group of Arizona, we are proud partners with several organizations that provide college guidance and educational workshops to the community.
Since the early 1990s, College Funding Solutions, Inc. (CFS) has been providing cohesive college solutions for students, parents, and financial professionals nationwide. Their distinct focus is to make pertinent, timely, and practical college planning guidance available, with all strategies, procedures, and insight delivered exclusively from the family’s point of view.
CFS is an experienced consulting firm hired by families to assist with effectively navigating the college preparation and funding maze. Since 1993, CFS has assisted over 20,000 high school students and their families with the often-overwhelming task of preparing and paying for college. At Eagle Advisory Group of Arizona, we are a proud part of the CFS family, and through our Certified College Advisor (CCA), we can assure that you and your student will receive the most comprehensive college preparation in the country.
At CFS and Eagle Advisory Group, our goal is to take all of the concerns, worries, and stresses associated with college planning, from which college to attend, to selection of majors, to career choices, and assist you and your student with receiving the best and most funding available.
SOFA is on a Mission to Provide Financial Education to America
SOFA is a nationwide nonprofit organization with the mission to end financial illiteracy across America, one community at a time. We are comprised of various financial professionals who volunteer a Pro Bono service to the community by providing various financial topics to companies, churches, and organizations in their geographic locale. Our Members are professionals such as Financial Advisors, Estate Planning Attorneys, Accountants, Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, Credit Counselors and Health & Wellness Practitioners.
Founded in 1993, we have had the opportunity and privilege to work with various prominent companies and organizations across America. Our educational financial outreach, and years of continued success, has provided us name recognition and a reputation of excellence.
As an organization we understand that discussing finances and financial blunders is something taboo and “off limits”. We are opening the door for this discussion to ensure that we are able to help all to find financial comfort!
The Society for Financial Awareness is a nationwide Non-Profit Educational Speaker's Bureau that provides free financial workshops to companies, organizations, city and federal governments, places of worship, other non-profit organizations, and more. SOFA's mission is to end financial illiteracy, one community at a time, by conducting financial education workshops across the country.
Mark Melkowski holds educational seminars on topics ranging from how to use your retirement monies in the most tax-efficient way to financial solutions that will generate the income you need to support your lifestyle throughout your golden years.
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