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- Trust & Estate Planning Services4
- Education Funding1
Cole has dedicated himself to thoroughly understanding the priorities of high-net-worth individuals and families, providing them with personalized attention and disciplined, customized financial strategies.
Cole is a problem solver who works to simplify successful clients’ financial lives. He began in the financial services industry in 2012. He assists clients in identifying and prioritizing their various goals—including estate planning services, investments, tax minimization strategies, wealth transfer and retirement income—then developing strategies that may be customized to suit their personal circumstances and their own unique feelings and attitudes. He works hard to gain clients’ trust and is committed to helping optimize their resources so they can make the most of what they have.
Cole is a member of Group One. Based in Leawood, Kan., Group One is one of Merrill's oldest partnerships. With over 65 years of combined experience at Merrill, Group One provides an institutional investment process to individual investors. Together with Group One, Cole provides wealth management, as well as personalized financial guidance to clients.
Cole received a bachelor’s degree from Kansas State University. He is an active member of the Knights of Columbus, Ducks Unlimited, and Pheasants Forever. Cole and his wife, Emily, live in Overland Park, Kansas and have one daughter.
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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 I can help you create a financial approach that reflects your personality. Only then can I 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.