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ERVICES, Inc.

The Beginning of Something Better

Kari Jo Thomann Bear, CFP®

126 Westwoods Drive
Liberty, MO 64068
816.781.8782

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Thomann Financial Services, Inc.

Welcome to Thomann Financial Services, Inc.  We are an independent financial services firm with professionals emphasizing retirement planning and who are committed to helping you improve your long-term financial success. Our customized programs are designed to help grow and conserve your wealth by delivering an unprecedented level of personalized service.

We are focused on enriching the lives of the families we serve from one generation to the next.  We take the time to thoroughly understand your unique circumstances, goals and wealth management philosophy, providing professional service that helps ensure your best interests remain at the forefront in all decisions made and actions taken.

Our CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER(TM), professionals will earn your confidence by listening to you, responding to your needs, communicating opportunities and guiding you and your family members along the path towards financial independence.

The professionals at Thomann Financial Services, Inc. are dedicated to helping their clients maximize their retirement income, accumulate wealth, and the orderly preservation and transfer of wealth to loved ones.

We encourage you to explore our site and learn more about the services we provide. Should you have any questions or would like more information on our firm, please feel free to email us or call us at (816) 781-8782. We look forward to hearing from you.    

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When Should You Take Social Security

When Should You Take Social Security

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Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?

Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?

Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right

Should You Ever Retire?

Should You Ever Retire?

A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.

 

Universal Life Insurance

Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.

Social Security: The Elephant in the Room

Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.

The Anatomy of an Index

The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.

A Brief History of Estate Taxes

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

Yours, Mine and Ours: Estate Strategies for Second Marriages

Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.

Protecting Your Home Against Flood Loss

Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.

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What's My Potential Estate Tax?

This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.

A Look at Systematic Withdrawals

This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.

What Is My Current Net Worth?

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

Saving for College

This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.

Potential Income from an IRA

Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.

How Much Home Can I Afford?

With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.

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Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

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

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.

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

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Acres of Diamonds

In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.

The Other Sure Thing

Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?

Forecast

The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.

When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust

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

Should I Invest In REITs?

Are Real Estate Investment Trusts right for your portfolio?

Surprises

Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.

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