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Timothy Financial Counsel, Inc. (TFC), in its role as a provider of financial planning services, qualifies as a fiduciary under applicable law (ERISA of 1974, as amended). As such, TFC must comply with impartial conduct standards that require TFC to charge reasonable compensation, make no misleading statements, and make recommendations in the best interest of the retirement investor. TFC’s hourly payment structure is designed around providing appropriately priced and objective advice to each client. We are only paid hourly for the time we spend for each client, and we do not receive commissions, fees, or payments from any third party. TFC’s recommendations are made in the context of each client’s overall objectives. Therefore, we weigh competing priorities for each client, including but not limited to simplicity, risk and return, debt reduction, tax planning, savings, retirement, education, and legacy. It is important that you review the recommendations to confirm they align with your goals and priorities.