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
Where Is the Market Headed?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
If you’re thinking of leasing a new car, then you shouldn’t forget about gap insurance.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
What does your home really cost?
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.