Financial Advisor and Wealth Management in Montrose, Colorado
High Country Capital Management is a fee-only independent registered investment advisor located in picturesque Montrose and Crested Butte, Colorado. HCCM serves the Colorado communities Crested Butte, Montrose, Telluride, Gunnison, Ridgway and Ouray as well as communities across the state and nation.
A Distinctive Approach to Wealth Management
Since 1995, HCCM has provided individuals, families, and institutions with unbiased, professional investment planning and advice. The firm is dedicated to helping clients achieve their financial and investment goals. We employ a disciplined, systematic investment approach that includes quarterly investment review meetings. Learn more about our investment philosophy.
Important Birthdays Over 50
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Orchestrating Your Retirement Accounts
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.