Welcome to North County Financial Associates!
We have over 30 years of experience helping individuals and businesses reach their insurance and financial goals that combine to make up their overall benefit package!
We specialize in working with individuals and businesses to design and implement customized insurance and investment solutions to their long term needs. Because we are independent, we can offer unbiased options. Whether just starting out in your career, maturing in your chosen field or business, expecting to retire in the next few years, or retiring today, since we help set up plans for businesses, we are intimately familiar with existing plans you may have through your company and help coordinate those with individual plans to meet your retirement goals.
We offer a free initial consultation to review your goals and needs and to see how we may be able to be of assistance to you! Please take advantage of this so we may help you complete your overall benefit package!
Since every comprehensive plan needs insurance coverage and investments, both individually and for your business to protect yourself the future of your loved ones, We are here to assist you in each of these areas all under one roof.
We are a private, independently owned company based in Oceanside, CA. Jeff Babcock, CFP is the company founder, has been a Certified Financial Planner for over 30 years! Our insurance professionals are always there for you when you need them. They will first listen to you, and understand your needs. Then they will guide you through the various options, so that you understand the implications. Finally, they will help you select the right plans to meet your needs!
You will find our customer service friendly, and eager to help you around the clock. We are there to answer your questions and solve your problems.
Contact us and find out how we can help you secure your future!
When Heirs are Imperfect
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
Revising Estate Strategy Assumptions
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
Problems with Probate
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Understanding the value of a home warranty.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
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 some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
What does your home really cost?
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Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.