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The Value of Working With the Best Financial Planners in Whatcom County, WA


A good financial planner can increase your returns by as much as 3% annually.

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$2,010,221.91
Without Advisor

$4,643,687.46
With Advisor

Assuming $350k initial investment at 6% annual growth vs 9% annual growth for 30 years.

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How Retirement-Friendly is Whatcom County, WA?

  • Population: 220,821
  • % of Population 62 Years and Over: 20.8%
  • Average Home Value: $350,500
  • Average Monthly Housing Cost: $1,185
  • Average Household Income: $80,590
  • Washington Total Tax Burden: 8.34% (24th Highest in U.S.)
  • Washington Property Tax: 2.65% (20th Lowest in U.S.)
  • Washington Individual Income Tax: 0.00% (Lowest in U.S.)
  • Washington Sales and Excise Tax: 5.69% (3rd Highest in U.S.)



The Top Financial Advisor Firms in Whatcom County, WA

 

SKYLINE ADVISORS, INC.

Website

(360) 671-1621

405 32nd Street, Suite 201

Bellingham, WA 98225

SEC#: 801-94175
Years in Business: 7 years

FINANCIAL PLAN, INC.

Website

(360) 714-1234

2115 Barkley Blvd.
Suite 101
Bellingham, WA 98226

SEC#: 801-77339
Years in Business: 9 years

TRADEWINDS CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC

Website

(360) 715-9000

2211 Rimland Drive
Suite 401
Bellingham, WA 98226

SEC#: 801-68789
Years in Business: 14 years

SATURNA CAPITAL CORPORATION

Website

(360) 594-9900

1300 N State St.

Bellingham, WA 98225

SEC#: 801-35428
Years in Business: 32 years

STRATEGIC ASSET ALLIANCE

Website

(360) 255-2500

11 Bellwether Way
Suite 209
Bellingham, WA 98225

SEC#: 801-69727
Years in Business: 13 years

STRATEGIC WEALTH ADVISORS GROUP, LLC

Website

(360) 392-2882

114 W Magnolia Street
Suite 407
Bellingham, WA 95603

SEC#: 801-107913
Years in Business: 5 years

WADDELL & REED, INC.

Website

(360) 734-4728

2122 Barkley Blvd
Ste 200
Bellingham, WA 98226

SEC#: 801-16720
Years in Business: 40 years

FINANCIAL NETWORK WEALTH MANAGEMENT LLC

Website

(360) 734-2041

103 East Holly Street
Suite 412
Bellingham, WA 98225

SEC#: 801-119044
Years in Business: 1 years

MOLONEY SECURITIES ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC

Website

(360) 756-3504

3101 Newmarket Street
#101
Bellingham, WA 98226

SEC#: 801-107149
Years in Business: 6 years

 


Whatcom County, WA Financial Advisor FAQs

Whatcom County is located in the northwestern corner of Washington State. It shares a border with Canada to the north and the states of Oregon and Idaho to the south. The county is made up of three distinct regions: the Pacific coastline, the rural farming areas in the center, and the rugged Cascade Mountains that run along the eastern border. The top employer in Whatcom County, Washington State is Western Washington University with over 5,000 employees and annual revenue of over $250 million. Whatcom County is most well-known for the stunning natural scenery that surrounds it. The county is home to Mount Baker, which is one of the most active volcanoes in North America, as well as dozens of state parks and forests. Take a pick from the list of financial advisors in Whatcom County, a county in the northwest corner of Washington, United States. It borders the Okanogan County to the east, the Canadian Lower Mainland to the north, the Salish Sea to the west, and the Skagit County and San Juan County to the south and southwest. It's adjacent counties are Okanogan County, Skagit County, San Juan County, Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley Regional District, British Columbia, Cowichan Valley Regional District, British Columbia, and Capital Regional District, British Columbia. See where nearby financial advisors serve through the links below.

What are your credentials, licenses, and certifications? What do you specialize in? How will you be compensated?

Financial advisors get paid by collecting a commission on the money that is invested and/or distributed. Distributions typically come in the form of dividends or stock-distributions, while investment commissions more often come in the form of performance bonuses.

It's important to find somebody you trust and feel comfortable talking with who specializes in the kind of investments and risk tolerance you need for your financial interests.

Financial advisors provide advice to their clients in order to help them maximize their wealth.


Other Nearby Financial Advisors

Bellingham, WA
San Juan County, WA
King County, WA

Disclaimer: The above references an opinion and is for information purposes only. It is not intended to be investment advice. Seek a duly licensed professional for investment advice.