Not just wealth.
Wealth with purpose.

Not just wealth.
Wealth with purpose.

Not just wealth.
Wealth with purpose.

As wealth grows, life becomes complex. Many successful people are challenged to find the time to both properly manage wealth and focus on their interests and passions. That’s why we exist. Our goal is to simplify the financial process for individuals and families that would like to protect and grow their money. Like a business hires a Chief Financial Officer, we serve in the same capacity for families. We develop, implement, refine and revise strategies throughout our multi-generational clients’ lives. At Buttonwood, we provide peace of mind.

More Cash From Retirement

When the question arose, how much money they needed each year, an interesting thing occurred once the Buttonwood team reviewed the tax returns.

Retirement

Mike and Lori, weren’t sure if their current investments would give them enough to fund the dream retirement they were hoping for in 10-years.

Selling a Business

Richard and his wife Edith owned a small business together, which they had poured decades of their heart and soul into.

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News

Discover the latest news from the Buttonwood team, and receive timely insights and perspective on the financial world.

  • There’s a new kid in town: narrative economics Last week, Richard Thaler was awarded the Nobel Prize in economics. His work in behavioral economics and finance recognizes not all economic and financial decisions are made after rational reflection. In Nudge, he wrote: “The workings of the human brain are more than a bit befuddling. How can we be so ingenious at some tasks and ... Read More
  • Slow and steady… It has been 332 days since the Standard & Poor’s 500 (S&P 500) Index experienced a 5 percent drop, reported Barron’s. If there isn’t a selloff on Monday or Tuesday, this will become the longest rally without such a drop. During this period, the Index has gained 33 percent. Think about that for a moment: 33 ... Read More

Buttonwood Art Space

A community-focused gallery located within the Buttonwood building in Midtown Kansas City, the Buttonwood Art Space is a place for local and regional artists to share their artworks and their commitment to non-profit charities.

Financial Focus

Acting as a Family’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO), we simplify our clients’ financial lives and empower them to bring a greater sense of purpose to their wealth.