Trevor Callan Named as 2017 Influential Business Leader by the San Diego Business Journal

Congratulations to Trevor Callan, managing partner of San Diego-based wealth management firm Callan Capital for being named as one of the top 500 influential business leaders by the San Diego Business Journal. According to Nels Jensen, Editor in Chief of the San Diego Business Journal, “the SD 500 is based on these parameters: people who [...]

By | 2017-12-18T19:11:54+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Life at Callan|

Callan Capital Helps Build Home in Tijuana, Mexico

Callan Capital, together with the San Diego Kiwanis Club Foundation and International Relief Teams, helped build a home for a family in Tijuana, Mexico. The team, who drove from San Diego to Mexico, worked for the day to build a home for a disadvantaged family with three children. The San Diego Kiwanis Club Foundation works [...]

By | 2017-12-14T17:12:31+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Life at Callan|

Markets Continue to Climb – December 2017 Market Update

In the month of November, the Dow Jones and S&P 500 Indexes hit all-time highs, and economic indicators were strong. For the month of November, the S&P 500 Index returned 3.07% and the FTSE All World Ex-US Index was flat. Year-to-date ending November 30th, the S&P 500 Index climbed 20.94% and the FTSE All World [...]

By | 2017-12-13T16:56:59+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Market Update|

Callan Capital Welcomes Alyana C. Stokes

We are excited to announce that Alyana Stokes joined Callan Capital as the firm's Client Service Associate. Alyana handles general client service tasks such as account paperwork and account disbursements, and works as a liaison with our Custodian, Charles Schwab. Prior to joining Callan Capital, Alyana worked as an Associate Financial Services Representative with Charles [...]

By | 2017-11-30T19:01:04+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Life at Callan|

Callan Capital Supports Junior Achievement

Callan Capital participated in Junior Achievement San Diego’s 29th Annual Business Hall of Fame Gala at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar. The elegant evening celebrated the best individuals in business and philanthropy, and the 2017 Lifetime Laureates. Junior Achievement empowers young people to own their economic success and teaches kids how to get a job, [...]

By | 2017-11-07T22:19:59+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Life at Callan|

Strong Data and Returns Continue into the Holiday Season

November 2017 Market Update - The month of October showed strong market performance and economic data. For the month of October, the S&P 500 Index returned 2.33% and the FTSE All World Ex-US Index was up 1.91%. Year to date ending October 31st, the S&P 500 Index climbed 16.91% and the FTSE All World Ex-US [...]

By | 2017-11-07T23:15:37+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Market Update|

Year End Planning and Tax Tips

As 2017 comes to a close, we are actively discussing the following year-end planning and tax tips with our clients. Year-end tax planning must take into account each taxpayer's unique situation and goals. Please consult with your tax adviser to devise a tax-saving plan that most effectively meets your needs and takes into account the [...]

By | 2017-11-07T17:09:12+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Financial Planning|

Record Gains Continue – October 2017 Market Update

The first nine months of the year were characterized by strong market returns, low volatility and moderate economic growth. For the third quarter of 2017, the S&P 500 returned 4.48% and the FTSE All World Ex-US Index increased 6.02%. For the year ending September 30, the S&P 500 added 14.24% and the FTSE All World [...]

By | 2017-10-19T17:49:46+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Market Update|

Financial Literacy for Kids

Research shows that kids as young as 3 years old can grasp the ideas of saving and spending. The sooner parents start teaching and talking to their kids about money, the more comfortable kids will be with these concepts. Most schools do not include financial education as part of their curriculum. In fact, a recent [...]

By | 2017-10-02T18:16:37+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Financial Planning|

Caring for Elderly Parents

It’s difficult for anyone to admit physical or mental signs of aging. For those of us caring for elderly parents, it can be equally as difficult to discuss their aging process, especially when you suspect there may be possible diminished mental capacity. The decline of a parent’s mental or physical health requires family members to become [...]

By | 2017-09-14T16:00:37+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Financial Planning|