French Financial Welcomes Jason Coffield
Originally from Jasper, TX, Jason moved to Shreveport in 1990 to attend Centenary College. After marrying Rene' Locke and graduating from Centenary, Jason began a career in the investment industry. From 2002-2005, Jason worked for A.G. Edwards & Sons. In 2005, he moved to another firm based in St. Louis, MO, Edward Jones Investments. He recently affiliated with LPL Financial and Clyde French at French Financial. Jason's focus has always been on the client: understanding their needs, goals, and hopes for the future. Learn More
Protecting a Lifetime of Assets
At French Financial, we believe your wealth should be used for what matters most—to protect what you’ve worked a lifetime to achieve for your family, your business, and your future. Learn more
Providing Independent Insight
When you partner with the independent advisors at French Financial, your best interests are our number-one priority. You benefit from a firm that possesses more than 100 years of combined experience across three generations. Learn more
Guiding You Along the Path to Your Goals
French Financial specializes in short-, intermediate- and long-term goal setting to help you successfully pursue the retirement lifestyle you desire, transfer wealth to your loved ones and establish your legacy on your terms. Learn more
Countdown to College
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
All Muni Bonds Are Not Created Equal
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Understanding the Basics of Medigap Policies
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
It may help your business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
What does your home really cost?
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?