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Who We Are
Peter Hynes CFP® has over 17 years of experience in working with university professionals and their families, offering unique expertise in providing customized investment, financial planning, and wealth management solutions for his clients.
How We Work
We first get to know you and your unique situation. Then we design and implement customized financial strategies that are aligned with your goals and values and that are continually monitored and adjusted as circumstances require.
What We Offer
Comprehensive investment, financial planning, and wealth management solutions for university faculty and staff at UNC, Duke, NC State, and other universities across the country.
Customized Financial Strategies For University Professionals
In an ever-changing financial climate, it can be difficult to navigate through the many university retirement options let alone confidently create a comprehensive financial strategy.
Peter Hynes is a Certified Financial Planner with over 17 years of experience in assisting university faculty and staff with their wealth management by offering comprehensive investment management and financial planning strategies coupled with independent advice and recommendations.Contact Us
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The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
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An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
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This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
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A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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