Welcome to Focus Investment Advisors
Focus Investment Advisors (FIA) was founded in 1994 by partners Andrew Y. Wasa and Henry J Ferry Jr. FIA’s concern is knowing our clients, providing for their welfare and helping them work towards financial success. We provide a high level of service to help clients pursue their investment needs and desires. Our belief is that a long term relationship mindset and education are desirable and most beneficial to the client. We work closely with our clients to establish a high level of understanding while utilizing education and full disclosure.
FIA is a full service investment advisory firm specializing in Taft-Hartley plans, government and civil service/union employee benefits, retirement planning and investment consulting.Contact Us
Where Will Your Retirement Money Come From?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Yours, Mine and Ours: Estate Strategies for Second Marriages
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
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Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.