Bold Solutions for a Complex World
We’re Blackwood Financial Group, a financial advisory firm based in Pensacola, Florida and working across the country. Unlike many financial advisors, we are comfortable working with complexity and uncertainty; in fact, it’s where we thrive. At Blackwood Financial Group, we pick up where others leave off. We paint the vision, craft the strategy, and only then do we act, using our experience to guide the way. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement or establishing your financial legacy, our team will create solutions that will allow you to focus less on your finances and more on living the life you choose. We help our clients avoid the problems of the past while creating a more powerful vision for the future.
What the New Tax Bill Means for You
What does the Tax Reform and Jobs Act mean for you?
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Financial lessons from movies and TV.
Even if you’re young and single, you should still consider protecting yourself.
Make the gig economy work for you.
Whole life insurance can help to diversify a financial portfolio.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.