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Your Retirement Journey Begins Here...

Citizen Advisory Group is a comprehensive retirement planning firm that helps Northwest Ohio’s soon to be retired and retired residents effectively plan for and prepare for life’s greatest journey. As your retirement  guides, allow our team to help you:

  • Protect and preserve your retirement savings and investments
  • Create an income plan for retirement
  • Structure health care medical coverage through Medicare
  • Plan for long-term care medical needs
  • Develop and implement an estate plan

In today’s new and challenging economic environment, you must not only save and invest strategically in order to retire, but you must also take distributions from your accounts during retirement in the most efficient manner as well. Count on us as your retirement guides to help you get to and through your golden years.

          

                                       

      

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What If You Get Audited?

What If You Get Audited?

The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.

Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?

Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?

Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right

Tax Deductions You Won't Believe

Tax Deductions You Won't Believe

Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.

 

Orchestrating Your Retirement Accounts

Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.

Understanding Homeowner’s Insurance

Purchasing homeowners insurance is critical for protecting your home.

Eight Mistakes That Can Upend Your Retirement

There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.

U.S. Personal Savings Rate

What can be learned from the savings rate?

The Utility of Sector Investing

Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.

Please Leave Home Without It

Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.

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Inflation & Retirement

Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.

What's My Potential Estate Tax?

This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.

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.

What Is the Dividend Yield?

This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.

What Is My Current Cash Flow?

Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.

Comparing Investments

This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.

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Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

Retirement Plan Distributions

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

5 Smart Investing Principles

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

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

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

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Exit Strategies of the Rich and Famous

Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?

Surprises

Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.

Global and International Funds

Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?

Extended Care: A Patchwork of Possibilities

What is your plan for health care during retirement?

Safeguard Your Digital Estate

If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?

The Other Sure Thing

Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?

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