Handwerk Multi Family Office offers affluent families a holistic approach to wealth. Our process is multi-dimensional and extends well beyond investing in order to uncover opportunities and risks.
More Than Just Investing
Unlike financial planners or wealth managers, we go beyond investing to offer a comprehensive suite of services in addition to implementing the ideas, suggestions and strategies of best-in-class consultants.Learn More
Our Business Philosophy
HMFO acts as the Personal CFO to a select few families, assisting them to help grow and protect their wealth. We focus on affluent families with $2-10 million in investable assets, and our goal is to make a significant difference.Learn More
Meet Derrick Handwerk
Meet and connect with Derrick Handwerk, Personal CFO and Managing Partner for Handwerk Multi Family Office.Learn More
Travel, Without the Baggage
Tips to avoid checking in luggage on your next vacation.
Social Security: The Elephant in the Room
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Exit Strategies of the Rich and Famous
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
Currency has been around for a long time. Here’s a quick history lesson.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.