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The Bellinson Group is a Tokyo-based investment manager who takes a long-term, value-oriented, multi-strategic approach to investing.

Establishing Financial Goals

Setting financial goals helps you choose an optimal investment strategy. The Bellinson Group has the information you need to explore and establish financial goals.

The Value of Clarifying Your Financial Goals

Setting financial goals is a crucial step to long-term investing success. Financial goals for young people include starting an emergency fund, saving for retirement, buying a car, or preparing to buy your first property. As you gain financially stability, your goals should reflect the increasingly complex realities of managing your wealth.

Where to Start

Many people don’t know where to start setting financial goals. Financial goals extend beyond saving. They can cover any financial topic. Drafting a will, allocating account beneficiaries, choosing a power of attorney, and establishing trusts are all worthwhile financial goals. Often, financial or investment goals include:

Avoiding Financial Hardship

Some investors prioritize preventing financial hardship in old age. Some feel that investing in low-volatility investments like bonds can prevent running out of money, however this isn’t necessarily wise and could be harmful.

Maintaining or Improving Lifestyle

Maintaining or increasing your purchasing power will help you maintain or improve your preretirement lifestyle in retirement. But inflation will affect your retirement plan, so take this into account.

Increasing Wealth

If you can live your preferred retirement lifestyle without worrying about draining your funds, you may choose to grow your investments beyond your life expectancy. Legacy for heirs or charity are common ambitions.

Define Time Horizons

After setting financial goals, you must decide your “investment time horizon.” For long-term ambitions, this may be your lifespan or more. Short-term goals like saving for university tuition may take five years, for example, and involve setting aside a fixed amount every month.

Understanding your existing and future finances is crucial to reaching your financial goals. Record your income, expenses, investments, debts, and savings. Identify future cash-flow needs to maintain a pleasant lifestyle.

Having a well-thought-out retirement plan ranks among the most important steps to guarantee financial independence.

Working with an investment advisor provides personalized financial guidance, expertise in navigating markets, tailored strategies, risk management, and peace of mind for investors.

Estate planning is crucial in wealth management for ensuring smooth asset distribution, minimizing tax burdens, protecting family legacies, and providing peace of mind for the future.

Incorporating philanthropy into wealth management fosters social responsibility, creates a positive legacy, strengthens communities, provides tax benefits, and offers a sense of fulfillment through giving back.

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