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- Trust & Estate Services2
- Education Funding Strategies1
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The Murray Hanseth Group is a goals-based wealth management team dedicated to serving a select number of high net worth families, business owners, executives, and corporate retirement plans. Using a comprehensive approach to planning and investment advice guidance, we provide customized strategies to help clients achieve their goals. Our holistic approach to wealth management is centered around our deeply held commitment to take the time to understand the values, needs, goals, and concerns of clients. We strive to provide an exceptional client experience.
As part of the firm's belief in the value of advanced training and staff enrichment to better serve clients, Paul and Brian have pursued advanced designations and certifications. These concentrations provide The Murray Hanseth Group with additional depth and skills in key areas, including investment management, cash flow strategies, liability management and other banking services available through Bank of America, retirement planning services, estate planning services, insurance, and corporate 401(k) plan management.
With over 40 years of combined experience being entrusted with over $400 million in assets as of August 1st, 2019, every member of our team is passionate about working together toward a common goal of delivering exceptional advice, guidance and service to provide clients with the resources to live their lives fully and with purpose.
It’s important to plan for your financial future, which means getting more than investment advice. We believe you may find value in a one-on-one relationship with someone dedicated to knowing who you are and what you want to accomplish. Someone who knows your kids’ names, how hard you worked to get where you are, how you define a successful life and how you view investing. Our commitment is centered in helping clients achieve their goals by making their needs and wants a priority. Our advice and strategies are guided by what’s important to you, and our success is defined by your satisfaction over time.
We believe an effective approach to wealth management requires working closely with you to help identify and define your goals.
Our job is to first understand what matters most to you. We will work together to create a financial strategy that reflects your investment personality and is built around your life priorities.
Our approach is to help you pursue your goals by providing customized service and strategies. Whether you are focused on building, preserving or transferring wealth we are committed to helping you address your financial objectives at every stage of your life.
Your life and goals change. We have tools to help you keep track of these changes so they can be reflected in your financial strategy.
For corporate executives, we offer guidance for diversification strategies for concentrated stock positions. For business owners, we can help them build company benefit plans and provide access to Bank of America for help in addressing cash flow, lending needs and other challenges. For those nearing retirement, we consider inflation, health care costs and other factors to help them achieve desired lifestyles. We talk with clients periodically and proactively explore opportunities with them.
As Bank of America Merrill Lynch Retirement Benefits Consultants (RBC), The Murray Hanseth Group is one of select group of highly qualified and credentialed Merrill Lynch advisors specialized in defined contribution plans who can add value to your plan by:
Offering access to 3(21) fiduciary services1
Helping you shape your investment strategies
Offering thoughtful advice without a proprietary investment requirement
Providing periodic reporting and helping you understand results and measurements to assist you in managing your plan over time
Working with you to create a plan that is designed to drive employee engagement and positive participant behavior
Assisting in the delivery of employee financial wellness programs and education
Helping employees connect their life priorities with their finances to help them pursue what matters most to them
In 1914, Charles Merrill said, “The interests of our customers must come first.” That’s a commitment that we still honor today. We feel Charles Merrill would be gratified to see how the business he founded continues to place a premium on service and commitment. With the investment insights of Merrill, and with access to the banking convenience of Bank of America, we can deliver services that can help you address virtually every financial challenge you face.
Merrill is proud of our advisors who’ve received recognition from industry publications. We believe they are setting the standard for exemplary client service.
Financial Times –“Top 401 Retirement Plan Advisers” in 2016, 2017, and 2018.
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.
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Bank of America, N.A.
Insurance Associate Specialist
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We offer you access to the investing insights of Merrill, as well as banking, trust and fiduciary services from 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.
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.
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 strategy, our goal is to help you stay on track to achieve what's most important to you.
We'll meet with you periodically to review your goals and the progress you’ve made toward reaching them. We'll also discuss any adjustments needed to your financial strategy to help you stay on course.
Your life and goals change. We can help you keep track of these changes so they can be reflected in your financial strategy.
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There is no substitute for a one-on-one relationship with a Merrill Lynch financial advisor committed to your needs – a caring advisor who can leverage the investment insights of Merrill Lynch and access to the banking convenience of Bank of America to help clients face today’s financial and economic landscape. 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 strategy to pursue your goals.
We put you first, every day.
Getting to know you is our primary goal.
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.