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Welcome, I'm Courtney Walker, CFP®, a financial consultant in Whitewater, WI.  Here at First Citizens Investment Services, my goal is to focus on you and the unique set of financial circumstances you and your family face.  Getting to know you and understand your personal needs allows me to create a customized wealth management strategy aligned with your short and long term objectives. Plus, by building a lasting, personal relations with you, I am able to help you anticipate and plan for the future.

Our office can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. I look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call for a free financial consultation at (262) 473-1408.

 

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Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities

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How Compound Interest Works

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A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.

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In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.

Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart

Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.

Ready for Retirement?

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