Strategic Group NW

The financial crisis isn’t due to capitalism, it’s due to culture

How do we know?  With roots as a unified family office, we’ve been quietly building a reputation on strong family heritage and proven track record for over 40-years.  Our trusted team of specialists deploy a non-stock-based financial build strategy committed to transparency, integrity and solid professional judgment.  We’re here to say capitalism is not your financial enemy.  The constant cultural noise of poor habitual financial advice is. The barrage of homogeneous social and marketing financial advice has programmed people to equate stock market investing with financial prosperity and IRA’s as lucrative retirement planning.  It’s defective and illusory.  People need to stop buying into the clamor of conventional wisdom and start thinking more like the 1%, only better. We believe in todays culture people need to be as strongly committed to their real-world financial story as they are to their perceived social story. To think beyond what’s possible to achieve full potential.

You don’t change culture through hashtags, emails, or repeating habitual noise.
You change it through real relationships ….. One conversation at a time.

We’re not afraid of the hard conversations. As a business and investment management company our proven collective experience allows us to deliver well established levels of expertise, while adopting a collaborative approach to unlock hidden value for success and financial prosperity in the non-stock-based business and investment arenas. We uphold a commitment to quality and service, not only in performance numbers, competitive fee structures and market research, but in transparency, loyalty and integrity.  These features all contribute to our ability to deliver top shelf service on multiple levels. Don’t fall into the woulda, coulda, shoulda group.  You work hard providing for your family and planning for your future.  Shouldn’t your financial strategy have the same focus. We think so!

So, how do we solve it? ….. Start by having the damn conversation

Most people don’t like to talk about money, but money matters. Real life needs, demand real results. Know your money story. Sounds easy & profound right? Cash is either flowing in our flowing out. That’s easy, but not profound. Here’s where it gets a bit more complicated. How often are you making money that isn’t your paycheck? Ever wonder why the rich don’t worry about running out of money? What do financially secure individuals know that you don’t? Ask yourself this… What do school, home, life, marketing or todays culture teach you about managing your personal financial strategy? The answer is – Nothing. People need that knowledge. People are hurting for income because of lack of practical, financial advice and wholistic education for not only a living strategy, but financial prosperity. We can help!!

We want to have conversations with sophisticated investors and like-minded business associates who are seeking less stock-based wealth structuring, hold a multi-generational mindset and crave authenticity. We’re not here to disrupt your investment strategy or replace your tusted financial advisor, simply have a conversation, compare notes and explore suitability to enhance and achieve your full financial potential. Talk to us!!!

No Magic Soup. No Glitter

Practical Financial Advice. Wholistic Education.


Our success is not only due to the quality of our work;
It’s attitude, approach and the way we treat each other.

With roots as a unified family office, we’ve been quietly building a reputation on strong family heritage and a proven financial track record for over 40-years. While capital strategies have reshaped over time, our belief in human capital as a cornerstone to wealth has never wavered.

In both mindset and actions, we have always held a belief people need to be as strongly committed to their cultural story as they are to their financial story. More than just wealth, heritage is what the past has conceded to us, what we value in the present and what we choose to preserve for future generations. Heritage is a keystone of our culture that informs, influences and inspires important roles in our politics, society, business and world view. Shaping our identify, heritage becomes part of what we are, expressing our values and highlighting our priorities.

As stewards to our heritage we take considerable pride in holding strong to our drive for building authentic relationships, multi-generational mindset and not being afraid of hard conversations. As social balance and responsibility gain more traction across multiple capital motifs, we are committed to continued opportunity and appropriate governance in the globally approaching regions where social and economic purpose cross paths.

Strategic Group NW
P.O. Box 10404
Portland, OR 97296

(503) 222-9737