Core Portfolios Lake Avenue Financial utilizes iShares ETFs in our Core Portfolios and Core Plus Portfolios. These uniquely constructed portfolios are designed for times like these, when you need your investments to do more: appreciate in value, generate income, help manage risk and seek to preserve your assets for the long haul. Utilizing our own proprietary research, Lake Avenue Financial has been able to optimize the iShares Core ETF Portfolios for less risk and more reward potential. See how they fit together to start building your own personal solution.Strengthen your portfolio. Lower your costs.iShares Core ETFs are low-cost funds for the core of your portfolio, providing comprehensive coverage of U.S. & international stocks and bonds. iShares Core ETFs cost about 1/10 as much as the typical mutual fund.1 The impact of expenses on a fund’s performance magnifies over time, making low fees especially important for long-term investments.Choose the portfolio that's right for you!For accounts from $5,000 - $25,000Core Portfolio 10/90Core Portfolio 15/85Core Portfolio 20/80Core Portfolio 35/65Core Portfolio 40/60Core Portfolio 50/50Core Portfolio 55/45Core Portfolio 65/35Core Portfolio 70/30Core Portfolio 80/20Core Portfolio 85/15Core Portfolio 90/10Core Portfolio 100/0For accounts above $25,000Core Plus Portfolio 10/90Core Plus Portfolio 15/85Core Plus Portfolio 20/80Core Plus Portfolio 35/65Core Plus Portfolio 40/60Core Plus Portfolio 50/50Core Plus Portfolio 55/45Core Plus Portfolio 65/35Core Plus Portfolio 70/30Core Plus Portfolio 80/20Core Plus Portfolio 85/15Core Plus Portfolio 90/10Core Plus Portfolio 100/0Why use iShares Core ETFs?They can help you keep more of what you earnDiversified, low-cost and tax efficientCost 1/10 as much as the typical mutual fund1Brought to you by BlackRock, trusted with more money than any other investment firm in the world2Click on the video below to learn more about the iShares Core Funds. 1. Source: Morningstar, as of 12/31/14. Comparison is between the Prospectus Net Expense Ratio for the average iShares Core ETF (0.13%) and the average Open-End Mutual Fund (1.27%) available in the U.S.2. Based on $4.77 Trillion in assets under management as of 3/31/15.Carefully consider the Funds' investment objectives, risk factors, and charges and expenses before investing. This and other information can be found in the Funds' prospectuses or, if available, the summary prospectuses, which may be obtained by visiting the iShares ETF and BlackRock Fund prospectus pages. Read the prospectus carefully before investing.Investing involves risk, including possible loss of principal.Investment comparisons are for illustrative purposes only. To better understand the similarities and differences between investments, including investment objectives, risks, fees and expenses, it is important to read the products' prospectuses.The Funds are distributed by BlackRock Investments, LLC (together with its affiliates, “BlackRock”).©2015 BlackRock, Inc. All rights reserved. BLACKROCK, BLACKROCK SOLUTIONS, BUILD ON BLACKROCK, ALADDIN, iSHARES, iBONDS, FACTORSELECT, iTHINKING, iSHARES CONNECT, FUND FRENZY, LIFEPATH, SO WHAT DO I DO WITH MY MONEY, INVESTING FOR A NEW WORLD, BUILT FOR THESE TIMES, the iShares Core Graphic, CoRI and the CoRI logo are registered and unregistered trademarks of BlackRock, Inc., or its subsidiaries in the United States and elsewhere. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.