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School Benefit Services - Sacramento, CA

Financial Guidance for Education Professionals
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Established

For several decades, we have been serving school districts and education professionals in the greater Sacramento community. 

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Consulting

We help school districts implement and manage 403(b), 457, Section 125 plans, and group and supplemental insurance plans.

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Planning

We provide comprehensive and personalized financial and investment services to education professionals.

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