Committed to Helping Clients Become and Remain Financially Independent
The Greenville Financial Group was founded in 2001 by John E. T. Taylor. Utilizing his MBA and nearly 30 years of experience in the financial services industry, John has established a comprehensive financial services firm. GFG is committed to helping clients become and remain financially independent by creating individualized Roadmaps® specific to each client's values and goals. Our values-based planning technique helps you delegate worrying about money to us and free your time to focus on what is most important to you. Our team strives to provide exceptional, timely service and a high quality experience.
The members of the Greenville Financial Group use teamwork to give clients the highest level of experience and service. Call or e-mail John Taylor, Rick Thomas or Lisa Keim to find out more or to schedule an appointment to experience how we may be able to help you become and remain financially independent!
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Social Security: The Elephant in the Room
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
What’s Your Investment IQ?
You make decisions for your portfolio, but how much do you really know about the products you buy? Try this quiz
Investment Challenges of the Affluent Investor
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?