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Thomas J. Dobransky & Associates - San Diego, California

Call Us: (858) 668-3038

My Mission. My Philosophy. My Approach. A Second Opinion.



Largely serving individuals in the medical, science, and research fields, I offer a wide range of services aimed to help them build, protect, and preserve their wealth throughout life’s many stages.

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Whether they’re divorced, widowed, single, or married, I work with women in all stages of life, with the goal of helping them feel empowered and confident in their financial decision making.

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Business Owners


Running a business and determining an appropriate retirement plan that meets the needs of employees isn’t easy. From offering fiduciary insight to objective advice, I help businesses succeed.

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The Pursuit of Financial Clarity and Confidence


Over the past 30 years, I have served a number of individuals, women, and business owners ranging in age, financial situation, and goals. While each and every client has their own unique needs and dreams, many face one, universal concern: confidently making financial decisions.

I am committed to taking the mystery and confusion out of investing and retirement planning strategies so my clients can focus on what they enjoy most in life. I believe that by offering ongoing education, customized strategies, and objective guidance, clients can feel more confident in their financial future.

Located in San Diego, California, I largely serve clients in La Jolla, Del Mar, Rancho Bernardo, Poway, and Rancho Santa Fe.

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Tips for Finding Care for Your Special-Needs Child

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Keeping Summer Safe: Pool and Spa Safety Tips

Keeping Summer Safe: Pool and Spa Safety Tips

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Making Sense Of A Home Warranty

Making Sense Of A Home Warranty

Understanding the value of a home warranty.


Thinking of Retiring Abroad?

However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.

A Cheat Sheet for Sending Your Kid to College

Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.

Pay Yourself First

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Saving on Fitness Center Membership Costs

There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.

What is the Value of Your Business?

Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.

Keeping Good Records is Good Business

Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.

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What Is My Risk Tolerance?

This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.

Long-Term-Care Needs

Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.

Impact of Taxes and Inflation

Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.

A Look at Systematic Withdrawals

This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.

Should I Buy or Lease an Auto?

This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.

Capital Gains Tax Estimator

Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.

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Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

5 Smart Investing Strategies

There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

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The Good Ship IPO

The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.

Jane Bond: Scaling the Ladder

Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.

Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart

Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.

Making Your Tax Bracket Work

Have you explored all your options when it comes to managing your taxable income?

The Power of Compound Interest

Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.

Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College?

There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.

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