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
Problems with Probate
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Do Your Kids Know The Value of a Silver Spoon?
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
What does your home really cost?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
The question used to be, “How low can interest rates go?” Now it's, “How long can rates remain at their historic low levels?”