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What is a Financial FingerprintTM?

A Financial Fingerprint is best described as a detailed map of your unique financial situation. Every individual or family has their own profile of income, expenses, savings and goals. By developing your Financial FingerprintTM, we will understand your financial situation in detail, so we can help you make the best decisions for your retirement and your future.

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Weekly Economic Update presented by Meld University
Weekly Economic Update

School of Financial Wellness

Consumer prices rose slightly in August. Retail sales continued to expand. Small business optimism increased but remains low.

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Alabama Retirees Could See Lower State Taxes in 2023

School of Saving and Investing

The Lynn Greer Retirement Income Tax Cut Act of 2022 could provide state tax savings for Alabama retirees beginning in 2023.

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5 Factors That Can Reduce Your Social Security Benefits

School of Social Security & Medicare

These 5 factors can reduce your Social Security benefits. Preparing for them can help you maximize your retirement income.

Meld University is a collection of articles, seminars and videos, curated by the professionals at Meld Financial, that are designed to educate you on a wide range of financial topics. The only cost is your time!

Upcoming Meld University Events

medicare and managing health care expenses in retirement
Medicare Planning: What You Need to Know to Manage Costs and Avoid Late Filing Penalties

Are you or a loved one over age 60, or retiring soon, and wondering: When do I need to sign up for Medicare? How do I sign up?

Navigating the Social Security & Medicare Maze
Navigating the Social Security & Medicare Maze

Complete the Form Below to Sign Up for this Event. You will receive a confirmation email when you sign up. Join us on October 25 at the stunning Birmingham Botanical Gardens to hear from our resident Social Security and Medicare specialist Pat Burris. If you cannot attend this in-person event, be sure to sign up... Read more »

Preparing For Long Term Care Expenses in Retirement
Preparing for Long-Term Care Expenses in Retirement

Long-term care expenses represent a significant threat to your retirement outlook and can deplete a retirement nest egg quickly.

Meld News

Meld Financial, Inc. - Independent Wealth Management, Financial Planning, CFP®, Investing
Meld Financial Announcement

Meld News

Meld Financial is pleased to formally announce an exciting change to our current structure. Read this article to learn the details.

Mark Mcgarvey, Chairman of Meld Financial, Kyle Whittington, President of Meld Financial
Announcing: Mark McGarvey, Chairman, Kyle Whittington, President

Meld News

Join us in congratulating Mark McGarvey, Chairman, and Kyle Whittington, President, on their new roles at Meld Financial.

Congratulations Pat Burris, CFP® of Meld Financial
Join Us in Congratulating Pat Burris

Meld News

After 24 years of full-time employment with Meld Financial, Pat will be transitioning to a part-time consulting role as she starts the journey into retirement.

Why Meld Financial?

Meld Financial, Inc. is an independent wealth management firm located in Birmingham, AL.

We specialize in financial planning, investment management, employee benefits and executive benefits for individuals, families, trusts, foundations and institutions.

We provide independent and objective services melded with customer-driven financial goals.

Mark McGarvey - Chairman - Meld Financial

“We will always recommend the same course of action we would choose for ourselves, given the same circumstances.”

-Mark McGarvey, Chairman