Ilan Cuellar, CFP®, PPC™, CPFA

(281) 815-4108 ext. 1011

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Understanding What Matters Most.

At Cuellar Financial Group, we understand the first step to any financial plan is taking inventory of what is most important in your life.  Ambitions, dreams and passions of yours and your loved ones play an integral role in customizing a plan that puts your needs first.

Once your unique needs are discussed, we help take the mystery out of planning, allowing you to confidently focus on what matters most in your life.  After all, life can be challenging enough without the complexity of today's ever-changing financial environment.  Make sure you choose an experienced advisor who puts your interests first, an advisor you can trust to execute a plan that will positively affect those dearest to you.

We hope you find our website very informative, and we welcome any questions you may have for yourself, or any loved ones.  We look forward to working with you.

Helpful Content

Comparing Investments

Comparing Investments

This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.

Do You Owe The AMT?

Do You Owe The AMT?

If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.

Lifetime of Earnings

Lifetime of Earnings

Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

 

When Life Insurance Becomes Taxable

Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.

Managing an Inheritance

A windfall from a loved one can be both rewarding and complicated.

Financial Empowerment for Women

Recently 117 year old Emma Morano, the oldest person in the world, passed away. She attributed her longevity to eating raw...

Revising Estate Strategy Assumptions

Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.

Catch-Up Contributions

Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.

Take the Stage: Planning for All Types of Families

What is a family? In the 1950s, the notion of the nuclear family predominated: Mom, dad and their biological children. Today, things are different. The term “family” embraces everything from...

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Estimate Your RMD

Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.

Can I Refinance My Mortgage?

This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.

My Retirement Savings

Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.

Bi-Weekly Payments

This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.

What Is My Current Net Worth?

Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.

Social Security Taxes

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

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5 Smart Investing Strategies

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

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

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

5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

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

Your Cash Flow Statement

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

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The Cycle of Investing

Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.

Risk Tolerance: What’s Your Style?

Learn about what risk tolerance really means in this helpful and insightful video.

The Rule of 72

Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.

Safeguard Your Digital Estate

If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?

Surprise! You’ve Got Money!

Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.

Don’t Myth Out on Whole Life

Whole life insurance can help protect what matters most: your family, your assets, and your legacy.

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