10 Things About Us and What We Believe

1

Money-related matters are highly personal and we take our “inner circle” role very seriously. We were founded as a family business, and think of our clients as family, too.

2

The financial planning industry is cloaked in language that can be obscure, if not downright overwhelming. We see it as our responsibility to translate everything in a way that our clients can understand and use.

3

We swear by a concierge model of doing business. It frees us up to build a relationship, which is the foundation of our work together. If you have a question or concern, we want you to pick up the phone without worrying about what it’ll cost you.

4

We’re facilitators – we know exactly who to bring to the table for what, and you can relax knowing you’re in the hands of a trusted team.

5

Some advisors tell you what you should do; we let the plans do the talking. And because we model everything, you’ll see the impact different choices would have on your day-to-day life and down the road.

6

Financial planning is dynamic work and our job is ongoing, not “one and done.” Since life is ever-changing, our responsive approach allows us to revisit and revise over time to make sure you not only achieve your financial goals, but gain insights and knowledge along the way.

7

We are committed to ESG investing, which relates to environmental, social and governance factors – not just because it feels good but because it’s a proven strategy that’s financially sound and sustainable, too.

8

Each client that comes to us is unique, but whether you’re an individual, a growing family, new or longtime business, or soon to be retired, the care and attention we provide is always the same.

9

This is a judgement-free zone – really. We will meet you where you are and help you move forward.

10

We’re all about transparency. We are real people doing the real work of helping you make and manage good financial decisions – we love what we do and want you to feel great about it, too.

Our Team

Managing Partner

Allen Davis, CFP®

Financial Planner and Advisor

Lou Davis

Financial Services Representative

Joanna Ballantine

Operations Manager

Ellen Carey

All of us at the Davis Financial Group are committed to values of integrity, honesty, objectivity, respect, thoroughness, empowerment, and an open mind. We care deeply about the well-being of our clients, as well as the world we share, and are proud to support many community organizations including:

Davis Financial Group is a member of and participates in the volunteer leadership of numerous professional organizations, including:

Pioneer Valley Estate Planning Council

The Estate Planning Council of Hampden County

The Financial Planning Association – member of its Massachusetts Chapter

The Greater Northampton Area Chamber of Commerce

The Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce

The Jewish Federation of Western Massachusetts

The Rotary Club of Amherst