Daren co-leads our investment advisory practice, holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, and constantly hunts for unique wines.
WE ARE CALDER
For employers, we provide strategic consulting and administrative services for employee benefits and compensation programs, with an emphasis in retirement plans. We operate as your outsourced HR rewards, with a willingness to invest significant time with your employees so they understand their benefits.
For individuals, we provide comprehensive financial planning and modeling, investment management, and guidance enrolling in employee benefits and social security. We never sell any commissioned products and always provide unbiased guidance as a 3(38) fiduciary.
While our services span employee rewards and financial planning, our focus is on the people and companies we serve. We welcome the opportunity to meet you and earn your trust. Let’s start with a cup of coffee.
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Meet Our Partners
Dirk leads our investment advisory practice as the majority owner, serves at Golden K. Kiwanis, visits long-term care facilities with his collie Lily, and enjoys a fine craft beer.
Brian leads our 401(k) & employee rewards consulting practice, serves at New Canaan Society of Grand Rapids, and is always holding a coffee — or a child.
Calder is a community of highly credentialed professionals. We deliver unparalleled service as a team based on our collective thought leadership and diverse expertise.
Blog: Our Thought Leadership
Many investors are anxious about the market losses they may have experienced, many investors are anxious about buying at a perceived market bottom and are…
2021 was another year that was outside the norm for market returns and the more risk you took the more you were rewarded. Currently, the…
A Financial Advisor’s Financial Advice to his Son
First, I’ve got to clear the air as I’ve already misled you on the title of this article. To begin with, I don’t even know…
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As we head into the fourth quarter of 2021, the domestic economic backdrop has vacillated between a strong reflationary trend and muted growth coupled with…
As we head into the third quarter of 2021, the domestic economic backdrop remains in a reflationary environment. This past quarter has produced 15 all-time…
As we begin the second quarter of 2021, we are excited to share that we have moved into a new office, located at 1331 Lake…
Out with the old…in with the new! DOWNLOAD THE FULL QUARTERLY Happy New Year! We are thankful for this year’s opportunities and for making it…
DOWNLOAD THE FULL QUARTERLY The markets remained resilient through the end of September. Following four straight weeks of losses, all major market indexes are positive…
You Might be Saving Too Much in your 401(k)
Allow me to clarify the title right off the bat…I generally don’t think you can save too much. But I do think you can save…
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