Alternative Investment Management and Financial Planning in Arkansas
Welcome. I’m Ryan Carrus, CFP®, CAIASM, CDFA™, an independent financial advisor with LPL Financial specializing in alternative investments and comprehensive financial planning. I understand that today’s financial markets are complex and always changing, making it difficult for people to feel confident with their investments or financial strategy. My goal is to serve as an objective advisor that clients can trust to provide unbiased advice and honest guidance.
Working closely with clients, I seek to build long-term relationships with them and educate them on the investment opportunities available. As an independent advisor, I have the freedom to choose from a wide range of investment solutions based on my client’s unique needs.
I believe that every client is unique and deserves to feel confident with their finances. I can help you organize and prioritize your financial objectives and analyze your current portfolio’s ability to help you pursue those objectives. Contact me today to learn about how I may be able to help you make your financial goals a reality.
Required Reading: The Economic Report of the President
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
An Overview of Renter’s Insurance
Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.
Insurance Needs Assessment: When You're Newly Married
Marriage changes everything, including your insurance needs.
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For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.