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Welcome to Oak Partners, Inc. where we strive to be your most trusted advisor through our professional knowledge, our integrity and our total commitment to service.

At Oak Partners, we provide comprehensive investment consulting services with the goal of increasing our clients’ wealth and protecting their financial future through professional guidance and a personalized investment strategy. We believe that investing in today’s markets requires discipline, knowledge, and professional experience, and our clients trust us to deliver prudent advice and help maximize their returns.

Our site is designed to educate you about the basics of financial planning, give you insight into our investing philosophy and unique methods, and to provide easy access to market performance data. We hope that you will find these resources useful and will visit often. 

 

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The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing

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Sit, Stay, Rollover: A Guide to IRA Rollovers

If you have a 401(k) with a former employer, you may want to consider an IRA rollover.

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