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Planning Futures | A Proven Approach | Why Us?

Planning Futures | Financial Planning, Hayden, ID

Planning Futures

Since 1988, we have helped individuals and families create financial strategies designed to help meet their long-term goals. Have questions about ways to reduce tax implications, retire with financial confidence, and/or estate preservation strategies? One of our financial professionals would be glad to help. Call for financial services today!

Our Approach | Financial Planning, Hayden, ID

A Proven Approach

We start by clarifying your desired financial goals and explaining the different ways we can help. Then we analyze your goals and compare them to your current financial strategy. This helps us provide you appropriate options to consider, which is followed by our implementation process.

Why Choose Us | Financial Planning, Hayden, ID

Why Us?

Our team is comprised of people with different kinds of fiance experience, but we all have this in common--a commitment to ethics and integrity. We're all independent financial professionals who specialize in various financial elements. You can count on unbiased points-of-view and impartial guidance. 

Our Team

Our staff consists of experienced professionals with a “ hands” on approach to financial guidance. Not only will you find our team members knowledgeable, but you will also discover that our staff truly cares about helping make your dreams a reality.

Todd Schnick, CEO, Sr. | Dark Horse Financial

Todd Schnick, CEO, Sr.

Financial Professional (Licensed in multiple states)

Todd began his Financial Professional career in 1988 as a sole proprietor and formally established Dark Horse Financial in 2013, a subsidiary of Dark Horse Financial Group, family owned and operated. For just over 30 years individuals have loyally entrusted Todd with their financial dreams, goals, and overall personal or business financial prospectus'. Prior to his endeavor in helping individuals discover and develop their financial intelligence, he also obtained his B.A. in Finance and served his country in the U.S. Armed Forces Naval Nuclear Division. He is an avid outdoorsman, i.e. hiking, snowmobiling, skiing, camping, biking, sports, etc., gym enthusiast, family man, and is well respected in his community. 

Michelle Strigotte | Dark Horse Financial

Michelle Strigotte

VP of Operations

Michelle has had years of extensive experience in Planning, Designing, Implementations of Business Infrastructures. She has achieved many business milestones and formed several joint ventures and consortium for the interest of the mission, successfully drawn and implemented business strategies , and developed a series of channel partners and strategic alliances for the growth of the business. Newly joining Dark Horse Financial Group, Michelle brings her expertise taking on the opportunity to reorganize and develop DHF as a leading entity in the financial services arena. 

Ian Schnick | Dark Horse Financial

Ian Schnick

Financial Professional (Licensed in multiple states)

Ian, is a young, up and coming entrepreneur following in his father’s footsteps in the financial arena. Growing up playing ice hockey and being a team leader, Ian developed the skills to focus on where to place the puck, hit his mark, and score with precision! With the same precision, Ian focuses in on his clients’ needs, places the puck, and helps his client's score their "financial goals". He is an avid outdoorsman, i.e. hiking, skiing, camping, fishing, etc., gym enthusiast, and when not in the office he is on the tracks car drifting. With the same integrity and work ethic taught by his father’s example, Ian will help you find an intelligent avenue for your financial objectives, strategically developing a financial road map to help you intelligently increase your financial destination.  Insurance Licensed in multiple states.

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