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For over 25 years, Horvath Planning & Wealth Management has provided comprehensive financial advice and an impressive depth of experience in financial planning, investment planning, insurance, and estate planning for individuals, families and business owners.

Whether you are looking to pursue a higher purpose for your wealth or design a lasting legacy for you and your family, our team of tenured and credentialed industry specialists offer a vast network of service providers, investment strategies and a passion for serving you.

Our firm is completely independent, so our loyalty belongs exclusively to our clients - not to a parent company.

Working as fiduciaries to our advisory clients, it is our legal duty to put our clients’ needs first and act in their best interest while maintaining full transparency throughout the financial planning process. Our name and reputation reflect the high standards we and our industry have and the personalized work we do for the people we serve.

"People don't really care how much you know, until they know how much you care"

 - JOHN MAXWELL

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Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.

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Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.

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Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.

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Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.

Comparing Investments

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

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An Inside Look at Retirement Living

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

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When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust

A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.

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When markets shift, experienced investors stick to their strategy.

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A Fruitful Retirement: Social Security Benefit

Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.

How to Retire Early

Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.

RE: Retirement

How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?

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