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
When Should You Take Social Security
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Four Steps to Valuing an Estate
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
What Is a 1035 Exchange?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
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.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Roth IRAs are tax advantaged in a different way from traditional IRAs.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.