Broker Check

1899 Western Way
Torrance, CA 90501

Investment Services

877-254-9328, option 6 

Traditional or Roth IRA? Retirement Planning Your DNA Test

As a Western Federal Credit Union member, you have access to assistance from experienced Financial Consultants through Western Members' Financial Services. Our Financial Consultants develop ongoing personal relationships with their clients to help guide them through the financial planning process at every life stage, as well as provide alternative savings options.

Our extensive line of investment services includes:

  • Full Financial Planning and Analysis
    Our experienced Financial Consultants will evaluate your current savings, insurance and investment portfolio to create a personalized plan that works toward achieving your financial goals.
  • Retirement Planning
    We'll discuss your retirement goals and strategies that may help you generate income for retirement.
  • Estate Planning
    A well-organized plan may help you protect your assets and reduce estate taxes so you can leave as much as possible to your beneficiaries.
  • Education Savings Plan
    Learn more about tax-advantaged accounts for school and college savings.
  • Mutual Funds, Annuities, IRAs, Stocks and Bonds
    Our Financial Consultants can explain the advantages and disadvantages of various investment products to help determine which may be right for you.

We invite you to explore our website and begin investing in your financial future today by scheduling a complimentary consultation with your Financial Consultant.

Helpful Content

Buying Auto Insurance For Teen Drivers

Buying Auto Insurance For Teen Drivers

Tips on insuring your teen driver.

Your Personal Recovery

Your Personal Recovery

As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.

Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance

Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance

When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.

 

A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses

Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.

What Is an Annuity?

Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.

A Primer on Dividends

A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."

Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction

The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.

The Utility of Sector Investing

Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.

Insurance Needs Assessment: When You're Young and Single

Even if you’re young and single, you should still consider protecting yourself.

View all articles arrow

What Is My Current Cash Flow?

Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.

What Is the Dividend Yield?

This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.

Social Security Taxes

Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.

Roth 401(k) vs. Traditional 401(k)

This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).

Disability Income

This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.

Federal Income Tax

Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.

View all calculators arrow

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

5 Smart Investing Strategies

There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

View all presentations arrow

Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College?

Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.

The New Wild West: Bitcoin

Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.

The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing

It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.

The Power of Tax-Deferred Growth

Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?

When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust

A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.

The Other Sure Thing

Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?

View all videos arrow