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Living Legacy Financial Group, inc. is an independent professional Financial Services Firm where the DeStefano family is serving clients throughout the United States.  

Gary, Kara, & Tyler DeStefano welcome all of our current and future valued clients. It is our hope that this site will be another latest tool in providing each of you with the highest level of professional client service. 

Learn more about Living Legacy Financial Group,Inc. and what we offer by browsing our website where you can get market news and updates.  With our variety of insurance and wealth management products and        The Living Balance Sheet® we are able to set up a plan that will best suit your needs.

With Living Legacy Financial Group, you will have a dedicated representative who delivers valuable services in a coordinated and holistic way. We look beyond your basic financial needs and seek to optimize your assets, protection, and cash flow -- and minimize your debt -- now and in the future. Our objective is to put you on a path to efficient wealth accumulation and financial balance, while protecting the future of your loved ones or your livelihood.

We work with you to identify the right strategies to achieve and protect your goals and your dreams.

Optimize your wealth. Achieve your goals. Protect your dreams.

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How Will You Be Remembered?

How Will You Be Remembered?

Estate planning is one of the best ways to leave a lasting legacy to your loved ones.

Retirement Income and the Traditional Portfolio

Retirement Income and the Traditional Portfolio

Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.

A Brief History of Estate Taxes

A Brief History of Estate Taxes

Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.

 

A Primer on Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts

Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.

Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?

Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?

The Great Debate Continues: Active vs. Passive

In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”

Travel, Without the Baggage

Tips to avoid checking in luggage on your next vacation.

Your Changing Definition of Risk in Retirement

A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.

You Are Not Alone it Just Feels That Way

Let’s start getting your financial priorities and attitudes in sync with model behaviors.

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Roth 401(k) vs. Traditional 401(k)

This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).

Annuity Comparison

This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.

My Retirement Savings

Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.

Should I Buy or Lease an Auto?

This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.

Estimate Your RMD

Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.

Lifetime of Earnings

Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

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Keys to Investing for Retirement

There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

5 Smart Investing Strategies

There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

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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Where Is the Market Headed?

We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”

The Good Ship IPO

The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.

It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times

All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.

Should You Invest in Exchange Traded Funds?

There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?

Retiring the 4% Rule

A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.

The Latte Lie and Other Myths

Do you know these three personal finance sayings?

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