Legacy Wealth Solutions, Inc. is a purpose-driven financial advisory firm whose sole aim is to help each client align their finances, honoring their true purpose and passions in life.
We work hard to understand what is important to each client and build a strategy to help them accomplish the things that are important to them.
Serving residents of Western Pennsylvania and Florida, we offer the following services: retirement income strategies, wealth accumulation, asset protection2, annuities1, life insurance, tax minimization strategies*, long-term care, IRA and 401(k) rollovers. In addition, we can refer you to professionals who provide the following services: trusts, charitable giving, estate planning, tax planning and IRA legacy planning.
Legacy Wealth Solutions, Inc. is an owner firm with Lion Street, Inc. We were the second woman owned firm to be asked to join this prestigious organization . This national network of owners creates a culture of collaboration and best practices to support each firm in providing the best solutions for each client situation. Open architecture and direct access to carriers give us objectivity and optimal solutions for our clients. To learn more about Lion Street, Inc., see their site: Lion Street, Inc.
As your insurance professional and Investment Advisor Representative, we are not permitted to offer, and no statement contained herein shall constitute, tax or legal advice. You should consult with a legal or tax professional on any such matters.
*To ensure compliance with requirements imposed by the IRS under Circular 230, we inform you that any U.S. Federal tax advice contained in this communication, unless otherwise specifically stated, was not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used, for the purpose of (1) avoiding penalties under the Internal Revenue Code or (2) promoting, marketing, or recommending to another party any matters addressed herein.
Kim Kramer | President
As a financial professional with a distinguished career spanning over many years, Kim has helped various families feel confident in their financial future. She brings a balance of big bank experience and private wealth expertise to her clients, which is helpful when helping them achieve their financial goals. It is her goal for her clients and their families to have better financial and personal outcomes because of the solutions Legacy Wealth Solutions, Inc. provides.
Entering the financial services industry in 1981, Kim began her banking career immediately after graduating Westminster College as a Management Trainee for Mellon Bank in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She then spent 10 years as a Vice President and Loan Team Leader with Wells Fargo Commercial Banking Group in San Diego. While working for Wells Fargo she completed her MBA at the University of San Diego.
Kim worked with many self-made business owners during this time of her career, helping them transition their businesses and attract and retain key employees. She saw firsthand how important this work was to the people she was helping, and she realized her purpose in life to make an even bigger impact on others' lives by becoming a financial advisor.
In 2002, Kim was hired by PNC Advisors as Vice President and Client Advisor in Ligonier, Pennsylvania. From there, National City Private Client Group hired Kim in 2006 to open a new office in Ligonier, Pennsylvania. She became an independent financial advisor in 2009, and has since built Legacy Wealth Solutions, Inc. into a successful practice. Kim is also an owner of Lion Street, Inc., which is an owner/producer group of like-minded top producers.
Kim is a Certified Wealth Strategist (CWS)®, Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP)® and a graduate of the ABA National Trust School. She currently holds her life insurance and Series 66 licenses in Pennsylvania and Florida.
A comprehensive and compassionate approach to client relationships has always set Kim apart. She spends as much time as needed to truly understand her clients and their families and help them from a wealth preservation, income and legacy standpoint. This often requires working collaboratively with clients' other advisors and, in some cases, introducing additional professionals with specialized skill sets and qualifications.
Kim's areas of knowledge and experience include wealth and asset preservation, retirement income and charitable gifts. Her network of experts across the country helps generate ideas and strategies for each client situation. Many clients are in transition, either from divorce, the death of a spouse, the sale of a business or pending retirement, all of which cause financial stress and confusion. Kim helps clients map a path to the next phase of their financial life with confidence. Kim has helped numerous clients make significant charitable gifts, while in many cases putting the heirs in a better position. She also has an active practice with women in transition and women owned businesses. Kim's dedicated to her clients and her practice has been recognized by national and local financial organizations. She is a Tribute to Women in Industry Award Recipient and also earned the Women in Insurance and Financial Services (WIFS) Sapphire Award. Kim has been in the media for her industry experience and expertise, including Fox news, Fortune magazine, the Ligonier Echo and Tribune Review.
Giving back to the community is very important to Kim. She currently serves as a board member for the Community Foundation of Westmoreland County and the Ligonier Valley YMCA, and previously as a Trustee for Fort Ligonier and. Other memberships include the Circle of Hope Hillman Cancer Center, United Way Women's Leadership Council, Association for Advanced Life (AALU), Estate Planning Council, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art Auxiliary, Business and Professional Women, Ladies Hospital Aid Society, Covenant Presbyterian Church and Latrobe Country Club.
Married in 1982, Kim resides with her husband, Don, in Ligonier, where she was born and raised. The couple has two grown daughters, Kalyn Letizia, who is married to Alex and the mother to Lilly, and Taryn Kramer, a Penn State college junior currently studying abroad in Hamilton, New Zealand. Outside of the office, Kim enjoys traveling with friends and family, taking fitness classes and staying active by exploring new places.
To schedule a time to discuss your financial future and the possible role of insurance or investments in your financial strategy, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 724.238.7700 today!
We are an independent financial services firm helping individuals create retirement strategies using a variety of investment and insurance products to custom suit their needs and objectives.
Investment Advisory Representative of Lion Street Advisors, LLC (LSA), 515 Congress Avenue, Suite 2500, Austin, TX 78701 (512)776-8400. Investment Advisory Services are offered through LSA. Legacy Wealth Solutions, Inc. and LSA are not affiliated.
*Guarantees provided by insurance products are backed by the claims-paying ability of the issuing carrier.
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1 Fixed Annuities are long term insurance contacts and there is a surrender charge imposed generally during the first 5 to 7 years that you own the annuity contract. Withdrawals prior to age 59-1/2 may result in a 10% IRS tax penalty, in addition to any ordinary income tax. Any guarantees of the annuity are backed by the financial strength of the underlying insurance company.
2 Asset protection plans should be developed and implemented well before problems arise. Due to the fraudulent transfer laws, asset transfers that occur close in proximity to the filing of a lawsuit or bankruptcy can be interpreted by the court as a fraudulent transfer. Proper structuring of these assets is imperative please seek proper legal and tax advice prior to engaging in re-titling/structuring of any assets. Please note that laws are subject to change and can have an impact on your asset protection strategy.
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