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.

So Many Decisions in Retirement

As he began to look at the different cash flow alternatives, the options became more and more intimidating. Should he take the annuity from the State and play it safe?

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.

Bonds Called

He had been the primary earner in the family before he passed away two years ago. They had made a great team and shared much of their life together. However, it was always him who handled most of the investment decisions.

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News

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

  • Selling it overseas Most of the companies in the Standard & Poor’s 500 (S&P 500) Index have reported third quarter earnings per share (EPS), which is the profit earned per share of stock outstanding during the period. Many have done quite well. With more than 90 percent of companies reporting, the total EPS growth rate for the S&P 500 ... Read More
  • Taxes are what we pay for a civilized society U.S. Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes’s statement is engraved on the front of the Internal Revenue Service building in Washington, D.C. Some people agree with the sentiment. Others believe it to be a logical fallacy. It’s likely the tax plan proposed by House Republicans last week had all of them talking, regardless of position on ... 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.