Broker Check


Scott E. Grooms


(415) 381-7585

250 Camino Alto
Suite 200
Mill Valley, CA 94941



The Latte Lie and Other Myths It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times The Cost of Procrastination When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust

Grooms Wealth Management is a hands-on full service wealth management firm. We proactively and cohesively manage every aspect of your financial well-being because we believe your financial health is as important as your physical and mental well-being. We start by identifying your life vision, financial goals and expectations. Based on these goals we develop a comprehensive financial plan that not only provides for potential growth and wealth protection, but anticipates and guides you through critical life milestones. Our professional and dedicated team can provide you with the guidance and tools to help cultivate and secure your financial health so you can enjoy the comfort and balanced lifestyle it provides.

Grooms Wealth Management System

With the Grooms Wealth Management System, all of your financial records are updated daily and accessible in ONE place. Imagine a single platform through which all your financial matters are managed -- your assets, your private documents, your financial and estate plan, as well as your retirement and cash flow models. With the ability to login with a secure encrypted password 24/7 to view your consolidated assets, you know at any given moment where your finances stand. Our platform summarizes and simplifies your financial plan. Your financial picture is only a click away whenever and wherever you are. This simplifies your financial snapshot leaving you with less stress and more quality time. Click Here to view a demo of the Grooms Wealth Management System.

Helpful Content

A Look at Diversification

A Look at Diversification

Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.

Global and International Funds

Global and International Funds

Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?

The Business Cycle

The Business Cycle

How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?


Protecting Your Business from the Loss of a Key Person

Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.

Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance

When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.

Protecting Your Home Against Flood Loss

Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.

Volunteering in Retirement

For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.

Insurance Needs Assessment: When You're Young and Single

Even if you’re young and single, you should still consider protecting yourself.

How to Appeal Your Property Taxes

For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.

View all articles arrow

How Compound Interest Works

Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.

Social Security Taxes

Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.

Taxable vs. Tax-Deferred Savings

Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.

Saving for College

This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.

A Look at Systematic Withdrawals

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

Potential Income from an IRA

Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.

View all calculators arrow

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

Retirement Plan Distributions

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

5 Smart Investing Strategies

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

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

Investment Strategies for Retirement

Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.

View all presentations arrow

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.

Global and International Funds

Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?

16 Wall Street Cliches in 60 Seconds

Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.

What to Do When You Lose Your Wallet

Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.

The Facts About Income Tax

Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.

Jane Bond: Decoding Diversification

Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.

View all videos arrow