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.
Fallen Tree Damage—Who Pays?
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
Father Knows Best
Financial behaviors you learned from dad may be influencing your own confidence in managing money.
Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Learn a little about worldwide currency in this fun infographic
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
Imagine you’ve been invited to go paragliding. It’s your first time and you’ve bought a top-of-the-line paraglider.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
Savings is a critical tool to ensure positive cash flow in your personal finances.
Flex your financial superpowers.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.