How Financial Advisors Are Paid

How Financial Advisors Are Paid

If you love awkward situations, ask your financial advisor how he or she is paid. A typical response involves some trepidation, rambling about value being more important than fees, and usually ends with you receiving a mutual fund prospectus. However, we tell you...
What Is a Fiduciary?

What Is a Fiduciary?

Looking for the right financial advisor can be daunting. At Stewardship Financial, we want to make this process easier and more comfortable for each of our customers. One of the best ways we do this is by highlighting something we feel is highly important: being a...
What is a Financial Coach?

What is a Financial Coach?

Have you ever sought the help of a coach or mentor?  As kids, we had a coach on our sports teams.  As an adult, you might have hired a personal trainer at the gym, a nutritionist to help optimize your eating habits, or enlisted the guidance of a mentor in your career....
How Can Roth Conversions Help Me?

How Can Roth Conversions Help Me?

I love the Roth IRA. In simplest terms, you will get to keep a lot more of the money that you saved in a Roth IRA than in other types of retirement accounts.  That’s because Roth IRA’s grow tax-free, meaning you don’t have to pay income taxes on your distributions in...