Taking care of your family and other people in your life
- Trust & Estate Services2
- Education Funding Strategies1
Annalise Morris, CDFA™®, Assistant Vice President, Financial Advisor, Senior Portfolio Advisor
Annalise Morris has been in the financial service industry since 2015 working with high net worth families and small business owners to help achieve their financial goals. Annalise’s focus is on developing long-term relationships through strategic wealth planning, personal retirement analysis, and professional money management for every client’s unique needs.
Additionally, Annalise holds the Certified Divorce Financial Analyst™® designation and works with clients and their attorneys to show the long- and short-term financial impacts of proposed settlements.
Annalise provides clients and attorneys with the following:
•Calculating present value of retirement and pension benefits
•Financial data for Qualified Domestic Relations Order
•Tax minimization strategies
•Equitable buyout strategies for family owned businesses
•Recommendations for maintaining lifestyle after divorce and
Annalise earned her B.A. from California State University, San Francisco. She also holds a certificate of completion from University of Southern California Davis School of Gerontology Longevity Training Program. This helps her advise her clients and their families on strategies and concerns incident to the aging process. She is passionate about women's causes and animal adoption efforts and is active in two local nonprofits. Annalise resides in Walnut Creek with her fiancé, Dan, and rescue pup, Penny. In her time away from the office she enjoys running, hiking, cycling, yoga, and traveling.
CDFA® and Certified Divorce Financial Analyst® are trademarks of The Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts™.
I follow the deep-seated Merrill tradition of participating in the communities we serve. This drives my interest in spending time volunteering with organizations in our community.
California State University, San Francisco
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1Investment products are offered by Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated.
2Banking products are offered by Bank of America, N.A.
3Insurance and annuity products offered through Merrill Lynch Life Agency Inc.
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As Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisors, we will sort through the financial complexities of your life, helping you build a customized investment strategy to pursue your goals.
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Drawing from our experience and the best thinking of Merrill, we will build a strategy that reflects your unique needs, priorities and financial situation.
We will work to help you stay on track, regardless of what the markets are doing.