We believe financial education is empowering. Empowerment leads to Financial Peace of Mind.
Our goal is to have the most educated client base on topics related to personal finance. We have strong working partnerships with our clients to keep them well informed. To support financial education, our videos offer an easily accessible and convenient way to stay "In the Know" on important financial topics.
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Initial Consultation with WWA - It's Complimentary!
Learn more about what to expect at a WWA initial consultation from Managing Partners Maura Schauss, CFP® & Todd Youngdahl, CFP®. Spoiler alert - it's not as overwhelming as you may think!
Curious about what "Financial Independence" is and how to get there?
Founder & Managing Partner Maura Schauss, CFP® and Managing Partner Todd Youngdahl, CFP® share all you need to know to begin the journey towards your very own financial independence.
How Your Taxable Savings and Investments Affect Your Tax Return
Welcome to tax season! Join us as we highlight how your interest, dividends, and capital gains impact your tax return each year.
'Financial Terms Explained' Playlist
Our WWA team provides a quick overview of commonly used financial terms you may hear when working with a financial planner. Refresh your understanding and share with friends & family who are beginning their own financial planning journey.
Charitable Giving and Donor Advised Funds
If you consistently give to charities and want to minimize your tax liability, a donor-advised fund might be the answer. Tune in to learn more from Founder & Managing Partner Maura Schauss, CFP®.
Insurance Considerations at Each Life Stage
Managing Partner Todd Youngdahl, CFP® shares the various types of insurance plans to consider at each life-stage in order to protect your hard-earned income and assets.
Indexes & ETFs in Your Investment Strategy
Founder & Managing Partner Maura Schauss, CFP® and Managing Partner Todd Youngdahl, CFP® discuss Index Funds and ETFs and how they may benefit your investment strategy.
2019 New Year's Greetings from Maura & Todd
Founder & Managing Partner Maura Schauss, CFP® and Managing Partner Todd Youngdahl, CFP® share New Year's greetings and best wishes for achieving financial peace of mind in the coming year.
What is a Fiduciary and Why Does it Matter?
Founder & Managing Partner Maura Schauss, CFP® defines Fiduciary and why it matters when evaluating financial advisory firms. Fiduciaries are independent and put the needs and best interests of the client first and foremost.
The Benefits of a Roth IRA
Managing Partner Todd Youngdahl,CFP® discusses a Roth IRA, its benefits and considerations. A great account option to review to see if it could or should be used in your retirement planning.
Why We Started Washington Wealth Advisors
Managing Partners Maura Schauss, CFP® and Todd Youngdahl, CFP® share why they created Washington Wealth Advisors - an independent registered investment advisory firm.
WWA Investment Philosophy
Managing Partners Todd Youngdahl,CFP® and Maura Schauss, CFP® share WWA's investment philosophy when working with clients.