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Building Portfolios to Last a Lifetime


Private Money Management


Retirement Planning


Portfolio Management


Investment Strategy

Independent Expertise, Individualized Attention

Northstar approaches the investment management business differently.

We put our clients’ interests first, providing prompt personal service, in-house technical expertise and a transparent fee structure that ties our success to yours.

Two pie charts showing accumulating wealth and retirement income.

Building Portfolios to Last a Lifetime

We work with individuals and families to help them build portfolios to support their lifestyles. For our clients who are saving for retirement, we have an investment strategy focused on accumulating wealth. For those living off their money, we have a portfolio designed to provide distributions.

Income-Focused Investment Advice

We focus on investing in businesses that provide us with cash flow, which helps increase the probability of building both wealth and income in our client portfolios.

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Our Leadership


Fred Taylor

President and Co-Founder


Bob Van Wetter

Co-Founder, COO and CCO

Meet Our Team

Northstar is led by a team that understands the risk and return parameters of the financial markets and can offer prudent and careful guidance. Read our bios to learn more about our credentials.

News & Leadership

Northstar’s principals are often sought out for their investment advice by leading media outlets as well as some of Denver’s largest non-profit institutions. Review our insight and community contributions.

Meet Northstar’s Newest Team Members

We recently expanded Northstar’s Client Service Team to include our new staff members, Lexi Schmidt and Luis Perez. We introduced both Lexi and Luis to clients at our Client Appreciation Event in June but thought it might be nice to provide a bit more background on each of them and how they are helping Northstar better serve clients. We recently expanded Northstar’s Client Service Team to include our

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Northstar Insights

Read our blog to get the latest information on market trends, our investment strategies, community involvement and personal finance news.

Northstar President Fred Taylor Honored as Finalist for Invest in Others Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulations to Northstar President and Co-Founder Fred Taylor, who was one of three finalists for the 2019 Invest in Others Lifetime Achievement Award. The Invest in Others Awards program recognizes the charitable work of financial advisors in communities across the country and around the world. Fred was honored at a recent awards dinner in Boston for his work with the Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation, where he has

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