Your retirement income should last as long as you do.

We are an independent financial services firm helping individuals create retirement strategies using a variety of investment and insurance products to custom suit their needs and objectives.

Get access to our helpful retirement kit which includes three guides that address topics you should consider when planning your retirement.


Cathy Mendell

President, Founder

A Word From Our Founder

“It all begins with a plan, and at Elevation Capital Strategies, we take financial planning very seriously. Our proprietary planning process builds a financial road map that fits your individual needs, starting with sustainable income in your retirement years that is not dependent on the day-to-day performance of the stock market.”
- Cathy Mendell, Founder and CEO

Meet Cathy Mendell

Commonly Asked Questions

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