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- Trust & Estate Planning Services4
- Education Funding1
3030 Cross Creek Parkway
Auburn Hills, MI 48326-9815
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Matthew A. Hollis, CPWA, CIMA, CFP, CLU, CRPS®
First Vice President
Wealth Management Advisor
Honest, hard-working, and dedicated, Matthew has been successful in developing strong, long-lasting relationships with clients. He helps individuals and business owners with portfolio construction, retirement planning, income generation, college funding, and wealth transfer techniques . Effectively articulating concepts and strategies, Matthew differentiates himself through his constant focus on risk minimization and his desire to continually educate clients. A proponent of modern portfolio theory, Matthew is passionate about reducing volatility in client portfolios. He strives to build portfolios that employ low and negative correlating asset classes to lower overall portfolio risk.
Matthew began his career in the financial services industry in 2003 after earning a Bachelor of Science in Business from Miami University. Two years later, Matthew earned a Certificate in Personal Financial Planning from Oakland University. In 2015, Matthew earned a Master of Business Administration from Oakland University, with a dual concentration in Finance and Business Economics. Matthew has earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER--CFP®--certification from the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc., the Certified Private Wealth Advisor--CPWA®--and the Certified Investment Management Analyst-CIMA®--designations from the Investments & Wealth Institute™, the CLU®—Chartered Life Underwriter—designation from the American College, and the CRPS®—Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist designation from the College for Financial Planning.
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.
The American College
The University of Chicago
The Wharton School
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Supported by the global resources of Merrill, my team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personalized service.
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.
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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.