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People deserve to understand what’s happening with their money.

Have you ever sat across from a financial advisor and only understood every third word they were saying? And yet they were talking about your money, your life and your future.

At Kanai Pettigrew Financial Group, we believe clients should understand everything that is happening with their money; that advisors should be just as good about explaining investments as they are at making them.

First, we’re going to get to know you and discuss what’s most important to you. We’re going to figure out your goals and the outcomes you’d like to achieve with this money. We’ll do this by establishing your Family Index Number, which is the rate of return needed on your investments in order to pursue those outcomes. After we determine your Family Index Number, we allocate your money to our various investment strategies designed to help you pursue those goals.

We work with a wide variety of clients – everyone from high net worth investors to those who are just starting out. Each family gets a personalized allocation strategy; we’ve helped thousands of families navigate their complex financial needs and guided them through life’s major decisions.

As your trusted advisor, we’re focused on adding convenience and simplicity to your life. We will make sure you’re educated on your investments and how we manage your money – as much or as little information as you’d like.

Whether you’re investing hundreds or millions, at Kanai Pettigrew Financial Group we’re about much more than results – we’re about helping you understand where those results have come from and why the strategy works. If you’re tired of the mystery of investing and want to know exactly what’s happening with your money, schedule an appointment today.

Discover the right investment strategy for you.

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Our financial planning services are built on trust, transparency and accountability.

Our experienced team of professionals will develop a personalized plan that gives you the power – and a path – to realize your dreams. Explore services

Portfolio Management

Determining your financial risk and creating a financial plan is only the beginning of the process. Your portfolio is designed to match a Family Index Number, which we help you customize during the collaborative planning process. Learn More

Insurance Needs Analysis – Risk Management

It is usually the event for which you are unprepared that destroys your security.  Insurance can often provide a cost-effective way to cover risk from unanticipated events. Learn more

Small Business and Employee Benefits

Your profitability is driven by reducing your costs, and many businesses are paying too much for their employer-sponsored benefits. Learn more

Wealth Planning

Our goal is to help you make wise financial decisions, so you can spend more time doing what you love.  Learn more

Estate Planning

Estate planning can minimize the administrative burden to your heirs. It can also maximize the value of your assets to those you feel should benefit from your lifetime of work.  Learn more

Employer Sponsored Retirement Plans

Retirement Plan Sponsors are responsible for providing their employees with a retirement plan that maximizes the benefit to the participants while working efficiently for the company. Learn more

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Personalized Wealth Management

Kanai Pettigrew’s mission is to inspire our clients to achieve True Wealth through education, communication and service, which exceed their expectations. We offer a comprehensive suite of investment management and wealth planning solutions, serving affluent families, business owners, executives and institutions.

Contact one of our wealth advisors to request a complimentary consultation.

Investment Management

Disciplined investment strategies are the foundation of our investment management process. Our time-tested strategies are designed to meet a variety of investment goals and objectives.

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Carson Group Partners is a network of growth-minded advisors with one common massive transformative purpose: to be the most trusted for financial advice.

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Our Locations

Kanai Pettigrew Financial Group is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Contact us today to speak with a wealth advisor or financial professional.

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Insights

Kanai Pettigrew Financial Group’s team of professionals provide you with transparent and proactive communications to equip you with the knowledge you need. Read more

Market Commentary
Weekly Market Commentary May 21, 2018

Concerns over trade and global politics pushed markets lower last week. The S&P 500 slipped 0.5%. Global stocks, as measured by the MSCI ACWI, dropped 0.7%. The Bloomberg BarCap Aggregate Bond Index declined 0.5% based on solid U.S. economic data and concerns increasing oil prices may push other prices higher.

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Divorce Planning

Divorce can be emotionally and financially stressful but with the proper planning, you can get through it with your finances and future intact. Here are some stats to consider when it comes to the financial impact of divorce. Read more

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May Monthly Newsletter: Retirement and Social Security ...

Income from Social Security­ benefits plays an incredibly important role for many Americans in retirement. In 2015, 85% of married couples and 84% of non-married persons aged 65 or older received Social Security benefits.

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Blog
Why Diversified Investments Are Crucial

Published by Tyler Schlumpf

There are two main types of risk involved in investing: systematic and unsystematic risk. The first, systematic risk, is the general market risk all investors take when they buy stocks and bonds. Unsystematic risk, however, comes in many different forms. Specific company, credit and liquidity risks are just a few. While systematic risk cannot be diversified away, unsystematic risk can through diversified investments. Read more

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2018 2nd Quarter Market Outlook Video

Carson Group Partners’ Scott Kubie discusses market updates from the past quarter and provides an outlook on the upcoming quarter. Contact us to speak with a Financial Advisor.

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News
Financial Tips 2018: How to get ahead on ...

It’s 2018 and now’s the time to get your finances in order.

To help you and your family make all the right money moves next year, here’s a financial game plan that could help you grow your 401(k), avoid financial ruin and adjust to the new tax rules signed into law by President Trump. Read more

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    Most people plan to leave the workforce at some point in their life.  While some have a desire to maintain a sense of purpose by working well into their seventies, we more often find ourselves helping people plan for an earlier departure. Achieving financial freedom, or the ability to work because one wants to and not because one needs to, takes time and thoughtful retirement planning.  Read more

Weekly Market Commentary
  • Weekly Market Commentary May 14, 2018

    A benign inflation report and positive news out of North Korea provided a boost for global stock markets. For the week, the S&P 500 soared 2.4%. Global stocks rose, as the MSCI ACWI climbed 2.1%. The Bloomberg BarCap Aggregate Bond Index was unchanged for the third straight week.

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