Author: Jon Beyrer

Jon Beyrer, EA, CFP® is a partner of Blankinship & Foster LLC and is the firm’s Chief Compliance Officer. As a lead advisor, he focuses on helping families achieve their goals with sound wealth planning. In the community, Jon serves on several boards and is co-founder of the Professional Alliance for Children, a legal/financial charity for families of ill children. He has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and the Journal of Financial Planning. Jon lives in San Diego with his family.

A college education is part of the American dream. With a quality education, you can learn skills that provide economic mobility throughout life. On average, the lifetime earnings of bachelor’s degree holders are nearly $1 million higher than high schoolREAD MORE

Sudden wealth event considerations A financial windfall can be a real blessing. Whether it’s from selling a business or real estate, an inheritance, lottery winnings, or a legal settlement, a sudden wealth event can change your life. For those whoREAD MORE

It’s natural to worry about your children’s future, but when you have a special needs child, those worries can be so much bigger. Questions like, “how will I provide for my child if they cannot work?” have a host ofREAD MORE

Getting divorced is a major life event that affects not just both spouses but the whole family. The primary concerns for people making this difficult decision are the emotional toll, the life disruptions, and the effect it can have onREAD MORE

“ . . . We’re not in Kansas anymore”— Dorothy, The Wizard of Oz We are in the midst of the greatest technology revolution in history, and there’s no telling where it will all lead. Advances in information technology willREAD MORE