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Welcome to Winsett Financial Group

I'm Pat Winsett, a financial professional and owner of Winsett Financial Group. We have been in business locally for 20+ years. We have recently opened a second location in Madison to better serve our clients. Our areas of expertise include financial advising, tax preparation (for both individuals and businesses), and bookkeeping for small business owners. Whether your goal is saving for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your financial goals and objectives. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement and we're here to help.

Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and help you prepare for the future. We look forward to working with you.

 

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Value vs. Growth Investing

Value vs. Growth Investing

Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.

Protecting Your Business from the Loss of a Key Person

Protecting Your Business from the Loss of a Key Person

Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.

Rebalancing Your Portfolio

Rebalancing Your Portfolio

Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.

 

How Will Working Affect Social Security Benefits?

Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.

A Look at Diversification

Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.

Put It in a Letter

A letter of instructions provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.

Lots of Variables with Fixed-Rate Mortgages

When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.

What Is a 1035 Exchange?

1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.

How to Make the Tax Code Work for You

When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.

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How Compound Interest Works

Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.

Tax Freedom Day

Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.

Disability Income

This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.

Can I Refinance My Mortgage?

This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.

Historical Inflation

This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.

Roth 401(k) vs. Traditional 401(k)

This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).

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Principles of Preserving Wealth

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

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

Keys to Investing for Retirement

There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

Tax Management Strategies

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

Investment Strategies for Retirement

Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

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

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Inflation and Your Portfolio

Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.

Your Personal Recovery

As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.

Should I Invest in Gold?

Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.

Will You Pay the AMT?

Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.

A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List

A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.

The Richest Man in Babylon

In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.

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