Prioritize Your Virtues

Prioritize Your Virtues

At the end of our life, professional accomplishments are a footnote to those who know and love us. Perhaps we should pay attention to that fact, and not wait until later stages of life to prioritize what really matters.

Estate Planning

Estate Planning

Financial strategies are tools of preparedness. Investments allow your money to grow over time. Retirement accounts set aside money for later years when you no longer earn an income. In the simplest terms, these are about preparing for a time when you will need money. So it only makes sense to prepare for a time when you are no longer living, yet your assets continue on.

What We Teach Our Kids About Money

What We Teach Our Kids About Money

If you have children of your own, you've no doubt wondered about the best way to teach them to manage money. Everybody's approach is a little different, but, as with all things in life, the sooner we start educating our children about money, the more likely they'll become financially responsible adults.

How Your Personality Affects Your Financial Strategy

How Your Personality Affects Your Financial Strategy

You may be asking, "How in the world can you make recommendations and know what is best for someone?" The simple answer is that you can't, unless you know your client. This is why the relationship is so important in the financial planning process. We want to know who you are and more than just what you want, we need to know how you make decisions, your weaknesses, strengths, personality flaws, etc. The better we know you as your financial planner, the more we can help you. 

Joy: Our Vision for Every Client

Joy: Our Vision for Every Client

Prather White McGowan helps physicians and dentists live a more meaningful life. We focus on more than our clients' bank statement or investment returns. We want to know who they are and what brings them joy. We're not in the business of making people rich, because being rich in and of itself is not the answer. Instead, we are in the business of helping physicians and dentists reduce financial stress so that they are free to pursue the things that bring them joy.