Kalvin Sid, CFP®, MBA
I am an Investment Adviser Representative with NEXT Financial Group, Inc. located in San Mateo, CA. I help my clients clarify their financial goals, and determine realistic plans to achieve their goals. I develop comprehensive personal financial plans that include retirement funding, minimizing taxes, and protection from catastrophic losses. I collaborate with my clients select investments that are compatible with their goals, needs, and attitudes toward risk.
I am an independent investment adviser representative with no investment product quotas to meet. My mission is to provide powerful and thoughtful solutions to the financial concerns and challenges that affect my clients, their families, and their businesses. Feel free to call us for a no-obligation consultation to see if we would be a good fit for your needs. At Sid Financial Services we manage your money so you can manage your life!
The Cycle of Investing
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Thinking of Retiring Abroad?
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
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Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?
What does your home really cost?