Integrated Tax and Financial Services
Financial Fitness Center, Inc. is an independent tax and financial services firm. Our team is uniquely qualified to help you address all elements of your financial health in order to build and preserve assets while minimizing taxes. For over 25 years, we have been serving individuals, families, small business and real estate owners, and, in particular, women, in the San Francisco Bay Area.
We focus on providing integrated strategies as we attend to your tax & financial needs. Our goal is to have a positive impact on your life by helping you navigate the complexities of tax and financial planning with strategies that support your financial well-being.Our team of tax, financial, insurance and real estate advisors serve as valuable resources for your unique situation—all in one place.
*Investment services are offered by Lois A. Leynse, Anne C. Lowry, Jennifer James and Jennifer Stewart-Smith through their affiliation with HD Vest Investment Services SM and Financial Planning services are offered by Lois A. Leynse and Jennifer James through their affiliation with HD Vest Advisory ServicesSM
The Business Cycle
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Important items to consider when purchasing condo insurance.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.