Planned Giving

Planned Giving

Bob was invited to speak at the Bluebonnet Baptist Association annual meeting to educate local pastors about planned giving strategies for their churches. Bob shared his 10-4-4 Planned Giving Strategies Presentation which has been used many times to educate those with philanthropic intentions on creative ways to make their giving goals a reality. If you [...]
Lessons From Harvey

Lessons From Harvey

The Importance of Having an Emergency Fund By Mary Jo Lyons, CFP® Hurricane Harvey, may he RIP, has reminded me of a very important lesson. I am guessing it’s one that is now on the minds of many. The importance of an emergency fund. This year has been a tough one for me and for [...]
2017 Year End Tax Strategies

2017 Year End Tax Strategies

Most high income earners lose the ability to take many tax deductions because the tax laws are tilted so unfairly toward them, contrary to popular opinion. The statement we’ve all been hearing from politicians and most media sources for years that the “wealthy don’t pay their fair share of taxes” can easily be disputed by [...]
Comparing Your Investment Portfolio to the Stock Market

Comparing Your Investment Portfolio to the Stock Market

One of the commitments of CIS Wealth Management Group has been to make investment recommendations to each client which reflects their specific long term financial goals, investment temperament, allowance for market volatility, and risk tolerance. This means each client’s portfolio is tailored specifically to them, and will look dissimilar from their friend or neighbor’s who [...]
Congratulations Nathaniel and Kirby

Congratulations Nathaniel and Kirby

Nathaniel Congratulations to Nathaniel Morris who earned his Certified Wealth Strategist® designation, administered by Cannon Financial Institute. This designation is awarded to those individuals completing a comprehensive program of study surrounding key wealth management issues facing clients today. Obtaining the Certified Wealth Strategist® designation provides financial services professionals with the technical knowledge, practice management processes [...]
Houston Branch is Starting to Grow

Houston Branch is Starting to Grow

By Bob Barber A few months ago, we were pleased to announce that CIS Wealth opened branch locations in both the Houston and Corpus Christi areas run by Mary Jo Lyons CFP®. We have already been serving clients in these area for many years, since we have clients all across Texas and throughout the US. [...]
Staff Favorite Christmas Memories

Staff Favorite Christmas Memories

BOB One of my favorite Christmas memories was in the mountains of Colorado when all the kids were still young. We stayed in a condo nearly above the tree line in Summit County and experienced as white a Christmas as one can experience. We did it all. We built a snowman, took a sleigh ride [...]
Send Us Your Prayer Requests

Send Us Your Prayer Requests

If you have a prayer request, we would love to add you to our prayer request list. Our very own Pat Hail has a special prayer request board in his office where he writes down each request as a reminder to pray throughout the day/week. The staff also prays together every morning and takes time [...]
Working Together to Provide Hurricane Relief

Working Together to Provide Hurricane Relief

Image from Hailey Branson-Potts/Los Angeles Times We all heard about Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath. The center of the hurricane was located directly over Rockport, and wind speeds reached 115-130 mph, leaving destruction in its path. We are confident, over time, that Rockport will be restored back to the beautiful coastal community where many of [...]
Set Appointments Online

Set Appointments Online

Our goal is to serve you in a personal way while offering the latest in technology. Therefore, we are proud to share that you can now set appointments online with Bob or Nathaniel! Instead of having to call during office hours to set an appointment, you can now pick a time that works for you, [...]