There are many interesting businesses that call Northville home, from clothing retailers to restaurants to salons and even businesses you might not have known existed in your own backyard.
Each Thursday, we'll feature a new Northville business to learn more about its roots and more. This week, we feature financial planner Todd Sander of Baldwin Capital Retirement Planning, located on Center Street. You may know Sander from his work as the coach of Northville High School's varsity basketball team.
Q: When did you begin working as a financial planner at Baldwin Capital Retirement Planning?
I started here in 1999. Almost 15 years later, as hard as it is to believe, I am still here. What originally started as a part-time job during college quickly turned into a passion for helping people think and plan about their future.
Q: Why did you choose Northville?
My family moved here 30 years ago so I grew up here, I went to school here and now I work here. This is definitely home. Northville is a terrific place. It has grown and changed during my time here, but it has always managed to keep the quaint, small town feel.
Q: What kinds of services do you offer?
We are a full service financial planning firm. Our clients range from fairly large corporations to very small children. We provide turn-key retirement plan services to companies and virtually any financial product or service for individuals or families. Some examples include college-funding, retirement planning, wealth management, estate planning and and retirement transition and income.
Q: What's a fact about your business that most customers probably don't know?
We were named the 2011 Best of Northville award in the Financial Planning Consultants category.
Q: What do you want your business to be best known for?
Personalized service presented in a way that is meaningful and understandable. Money and investing are serious business. We want our clients to come int or call any time as necessary to ensure they understand and are comfortable. They are never on the clock.
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