Welcome to First Allied of Centralia
Gain From an Independent Perspective
We are an independently owned financial consulting firm. Our team of advisors and staff provide to all our clients dedicated personalized service. Our independence allows us to offer you an unbiased objective approach to serving your investment needs. Whether you are just starting to save for your future, or are a seasoned investor, We have the financial management experience to direct you towards reaching your objectives.
Our Commitment is to always provide unbiased advice, impeccable service, and diversified financial resources to serve your individual needs . . . . that’s one benefit of an independent perspective.
The Lowdown on Those Free Credit Scores
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
Saving for College 101
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
From Boats to Brokers
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
Tips on insuring your teen driver.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.