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Retirement Income Specialists - The Local IRA Rollover Expert

In 2009, Thomas Swan founded Retirement Income Specialists, Inc. (RIS) to help retirees and soon-to-be retirees ensure that their retirement provides them with financial peace of mind and security they need to enjoy their golden years.

At RIS we believe that it isn’t the amount of money you have saved, rather the amount of income you can safely withdraw each year that truly make the difference in retirement. At RIS you’ll work with our team of experts, including financial expert, trainer and founder Thomas Swan to create a sound financial plan that is designed to help you protect, grow and enjoy your life savings through retirement and beyond.

At RIS, we work with our client's to help them take control of their financial future through education and the creation of a comprehensive financial strategy that is designed to help them with the 5 critical areas of retirement planning, including:

  • Retirement Income & Social Security Maximization Planning
  • Advance Tax Planning & Minimization Strategies
  • Investment & Risk Management Strategies
  • Emergency Planning
  • Estate & Legacy Planning

We see it as our responsibility to help our clients make the strongest financial decisions for themselves and their loved ones. At RIS we'll work with you to help you create a sound financial plan that is designed to help you achieve your financial goals with minimal risk and a high probability of success. Our promise to you is simple; to serve you to the best of our ability, protecting your interests above all others.

Discover what it means to have a custom tailored financial plan that is designed specifically for you and your needs, and is designed to provide you and your loved ones with security and peace of mind for years to come. Call Today (805) 644-3495.


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