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
Bursting the Bubble
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Will You Pay the AMT?
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
What does your home really cost?
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Are Real Estate Investment Trusts right for your portfolio?
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.