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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 Barrington Wealth Management, 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. While 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 lives. 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 Barrington Wealth Management 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.

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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

We create custom portfolios tailored to your situation, goals and risk tolerance utilizing the strength of the Carson Institutional Alliance Research Team and Investment Committee. Learn More

Risk Management

Defining and shifting risk can make or break a lifelong plan. A plan that does not identify risk is not a plan at all. Learn more

Tax Planning

Taxes create a headwind to your financial goals. Our tax team of CPA’s can work with your accountant to identify both potential short and long term tax saving strategies integrated into your financial plan. Learn more

Wealth Planning

Wealth planning begins at birth and never ends. We begin by listening and then help you develop, implement and monitor your plan. Learn more

Estate Planning

You gain confidence when you complete or update your estate plan, the knowledge that when you are gone the people and causes you care about will be left in the best situation possible. The confidence that things are in good order and that others will not be left with unneeded burdens. Learn more

Personalized Wealth Management

Barrington Wealth Management is a wealth management firm based out of Chicago, Illinois, serving affluent families, business owners, executives and institutions. Through our partnership with Carson Group Partners, our team provides the highest level of service for our local and national clients in financial planning and investment management. Contact us today and let Barrington Wealth Management help you enrich your world!

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