Scales, Willard & Associates

A financial advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
  • Tax planning strategies

    Learn how taxes can influence your financial planning decisions.
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  • Get to know us

    We enjoy helping our clients achieve their financial goals. Learn about our team members.
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  • How we work

    We take the time to understand what’s important to you and deliver personalized advice.
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Background and qualification information is available at FINRA's BrokerCheck website.

Our approach

Putting clients first; it’s what we do

Ameriprise earned a Hearts & Wallets Top Performer recognition in:

· “Unbiased, puts my interest first”

· “Explains things in understandable terms”

· “Understands me and shares my values”

We’re proud to be associated with a firm known for its service and how it relates to clients, because serving your interests is our priority. We offer comprehensive financial advice and a broad range of solutions to help you and your loved ones live brilliantly, now and in the future.

With the right financial advisor, life can be brilliant.


Workplace Education

These days, personal finances can be a source of stress and a distraction for employees. In response, employers are searching for ways to help them maximize their income and benefits potential so they can stay focused on their jobs.

Offered as an employee benefit, the Ameriprise financial wellness program can help employers promote financial confidence among their workers by educating and advising them on:

  • Managing everyday expenses
  • Making the most of their company benefits
  • Planning for retirement

Our financial wellness program offers practical advice, educational workshops, tools and resources that can help employees make informed financial choices and be happier, healthier, contributors to their workplace.

The Ameriprise difference

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Gauge your retirement readiness

Our 3-Minute Confident Retirement® check can help you start finding the answers to your questions. Gauge your retirement readiness and see where you stand.

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2019 market outlook

Market volatility is a natural characteristic of investment markets. Ongoing communication with your advisor can help ensure you have the personalized financial advice you need to maintain a well-diversified portfolio regardless of market conditions. (2:17)