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People deserve to understand what’s happening with their money.

Have you ever sat across from a financial advisor and only understood every third word they were saying? And yet they were talking about your money, your life, and your future.

At Asset Advisors, we believe clients should understand everything that is happening with their money; that advisors should be just as good about explaining investments as they are at making them.

First, we’re going to get to know you and discuss what’s most important to you. We’re going to figure out your goals and the outcomes you’d like to achieve with this money. We’ll do this by establishing your Family Index Number, which is the rate of return needed on your investments in order to pursue those outcomes. After we determine your Family Index Number, we allocate your money to our various investment strategies designed to help you pursue those goals.

We work with a wide variety of clients – everyone from high net worth investors to those who are just starting out. While each family gets a personalized allocation strategy, we’ve helped thousands of families navigate their complex financial needs and guided them through life’s major decisions.

As your trusted advisor, we’re focused on adding convenience and simplicity to your lives. We will make sure you’re educated on your investments and how we manage your money – as much or as little information as you’d like.

Whether you’re investing hundreds or millions, at Asset Advisors we’re about much more than results – we’re about helping you understand where those results have come from and why the strategy works. If you’re tired of the mystery of investing and want to know exactly what’s happening with your money, schedule an appointment today.

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Our financial planning services are built on trust, transparency and accountability.

Our experienced team of professionals will develop a personalized plan that gives you the power – and a path – to realize your dreams. Explore services

Portfolio Management

Disciplined investment strategies are the foundation of our investment management process, which are built to a specific model based on your Family Index Number: the rate of return your portfolio assets need to generate in order to pursue your goals and objectives while maintaining resources during your lifetime. Learn More

Risk Management

Our life insurance specialists help you identify risks and appropriate coverage to protect against loss of income and other risks to your wealth. Learn more

Tax Planning

Our tax planning professionals will work with your personal Accountant or CPA to examine your unique situation and minimize your tax liability. Learn more

Wealth Planning

We keep an eye on the whole picture. Our Wealth Enhancement Group will help design a plan to help you pursue your unique needs and goals. Learn more

Estate Planning

Our team is backed by legal and accounting professionals that are committed to help you leave a lasting legacy. Learn more

Employee Retirement Plans

Retirement plans allows you to invest now for financial security when you and your employees retire. As a bonus, you and your employees get significant tax advantages. Learn more

Personalized Wealth Management

Asset Advisors, LLC is a Northwest Washington wealth management firm founded by Dick Donahue, AIF, CFP. For over five decades, Dick has devoted his professional career to helping investors and their families. Our team is dedicated to providing you with the highest level of service and delivering trust, transparency and accountability to ensure you have a personal experience with your advisor. Our mission is to empower our clients to reach their higher life’s purpose. We are dedicated to providing our clients with the resources to improve their long-term relationship with money and to create the lives they’ve always dreamed of. Contact us today and let Asset Advisors, LLC help you on your True Wealth Journey.

Investment Management

Disciplined investment strategies are the foundation of our investment management process. Our time-tested strategies are designed to meet a variety of investment goals and objectives.

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Carson Partners

Carson Partners are growth-minded advisors wholly dedicated to helping clients reach a higher purpose for their wealth and design a lasting legacy for their families.

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Our Locations

Headquartered in Ferndale, Washington, Asset Advisors is devoted to helping investors and their families. Contact us today to speak with a wealth advisor or financial professional.

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