Welcome to Wachtel Capital Advisors, LLC
Wachtel Capital Advisors, LLC is one of the preeminent independent financial planning firms in New Jersey as a result of its unique approach to servicing the needs of clients from many walks of life. It is our goal to inspire our clients to achieve true wealth through education, communication and service that exceeds expectations. We are one of the most decorated firms in New Jersey having been presented the prestigious Five Star Wealth Manager Award and featured in New Jersey Monthly Magazine three of the past four years.
In exploring our web site you'll see how Wachtel Capital Advisors, LLC places a heavy focus on financial education and understanding, which is different from other firms. We prefer to develop a long lasting, trusting relationship with our clients where we sit on your side of the table, not across from you.
At WCA, we have experienced an incredible amount of success over the years. We believe the essence of Our Success is rooted in:
- Our Clients – We recognize that without our incredible clients, life would be much different. Helping to solve both complex and common planning problems successfully for clients of various economic backgrounds has helped us quickly build a happy and successful client base whom kindly and confidently refer us to their family, friends and co-workers.
- Our Belief - Providing an unbiased, objective and thorough approach to both protection planning and wealth management has helped our clients feel confident that we truly do plan for their best interests at all times.
- Our Results – WCA’s strong growth has been because of the trust and confidence we've earned based on results we've achieved for clients.
- Our Culture - Privately owned and independent, we are singularly focused on helping our clients achieve their goals and conduct all planning with a sole focus on our client’s best interests.
Please take as much time as you’d like to browse our website. We believe you will find a number of useful pieces of information regarding various areas of financial planning and our firm. We sincerely appreciate the time you have taken and hope to hear from you soon.Learn More
The Fed and How It Got That Way
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Split Annuity Strategy
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
9 Facts About Retirement
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.