Taking care of your family and other people in your life
- Trust & Estate Planning Services4
- Education Funding1
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The team was created in 2012 with the sole intent of providing the intimacy and personalized attention of a family office with that of the global resources and support of one of the world’s largest financial institutions. Our 12 member team is dedicated to providing unparalleled service to the select group of families we serve.
We have developed and refined a goals-based wealth management process that evolves over time, aligned with our client’s personal and professional lives. This disciplined, agenda-driven approach offers forward-looking advice and adds predictability to an otherwise uncertain world.
Drawing upon research in the field of behavioral finance we leverage proprietary Merrill Lynch Wealth Management tools, such as the Investment Personality Assessment. It assists us in getting to know you better as an investor and to potentially help you refine your own investing preferences. We also build our financial strategies around your goals, utilizing the firm’s Seven Life Priorities framework to identify and prioritize what’s important to you and your family.
We have access to a wide variety of Specialists, each with a unique skill-set that complements our immediate team members and highlights many of the unique aspects of our thoughtful planning process:
Jason M Auerbach, Wealth Management Lending Officer, NMLS ID 207281 – Residental Lending and Credit at Bank of America
Valerie Galinskaya, Director, Wealth Strategist – Center for Family Dynamics and Governance™ at Merrill Lynch
Cecilia C. Remy, Director, Retirement Specialist – Annuities and 529 Plans
Brian M. Kuhn, Assistant Vice President, Internal Insurance Specialist – Life Insurance and Long-Term Care
Our ability to provide access to the investment insights of Merrill and the banking convenience of Bank of America offers a way for us to work with our families to manage all the pieces of their financial lives. In the end, our team aims to help bring simplicity and transparency to the complexities of finance; making the intimidating task of planning for the future an exciting journey of managing and helping you pursue your goals. When you succeed, we succeed.
Merrill is proud of our advisors who’ve received recognition from industry publications. We believe they are setting the standard for exemplary client service.
On Wall Street –“Top 40 Under 40” 2018
Forbes “Best-in-State Wealth Advisors” 2018, 2019 & 2020
Barron’s Top 1,200 Financial Advisors in 2018, 2019 & 2020
Forbes “America’s Top Next-Generation Wealth Advisors” 2017 and 2018
Forbes "Best-in-State Next Generation Wealth Advisors" in 2019
Supported by the global resources of Merrill, our team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personalized service.
The following specialists do not make securities recommendations. Please contact your Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisor if you have questions about how a specialist might be able to assist you.
Wealth Management Lending Officer
Bank of America, N.A.
Wealth Management Banking Specialist
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We offer you access to the investing insights of Merrill, trust and fiduciary services from Bank of America Private Bank, and the banking convenience of Bank of America to help you pursue your goals. We will work to help you stay on track, regardless of what the markets are doing.
1 Investment products are offered by Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated.
2 Banking, mortgage and home equity products offered by Bank of America, N.A.
3 Insurance and annuity products offered through Merrill Lynch Life Agency Inc.
4 Trust and fiduciary services are provided by Bank of America Private Bank.
We understand that both your life and the financial markets can change over time. By periodically checking in to discuss changes in your life and revisiting your financial approach, our goal is to help you stay on track to achieve what's most important to you.
We’ll meet with you to review your goals and the progress you’ve made toward reaching them. We’ll also discuss any adjustments needed to your financial approach to help you stay on course.
Your life and goals change. As these changes occur, we can update your approach to reflect them.
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Helping you reach your goals starts with getting to know you personally. Through understanding what matters most to you, together we can help you create a financial approach that reflects your personality. Only then can we offer an approach that is built around your life priorities and the advice you need to help you address fluctuations in the market and changes in your life. Let’s work together to help you achieve your goals.
As Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisors, we will sort through the financial complexities of your life, helping you build a customized investment approach to address your needs and pursue your goals.
We put you first, every day.
We get to know you and your family, your financial situation and what matters most to you.
Drawing from our experience and the best thinking of Merrill, together we will design an approach 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.