Best Financial Services
Gold: Consolidated Financial Center. It offers everything from tax preparation and planning to notary services to business consulting. 3075 Citrus Cir., #110, Walnut Creek. 925-691-8291. cfctaxes.com.
Silver: Burr Tax and Financial Services. 367 Civic Drive, #2, Pleasant Hill. 925-676-6007. www.burrtax.com.
Bronze: Herrmann and Cooke Wealth Management. 370 Diablo Road, #201, Danville. 925-831-0200. www.herrmanncooke.com.
Gold: Pettinelli Financial Group. This multi-generational planning firm helps families and professionals with college, retirement and legacy planning. 333 Twin Dolphin Drive, #110, Redwood City. www.pettinellifp.com.
Silver: Liberty Tax San Carlos. 108 El Camino Real, San Carlos. 650-226-3913.www.libertytax.com.