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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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