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- Trust & Estate Services2
- Education Funding Strategies1
Jeff is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER certificant, a designation awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. Jeff believes in a collaborative approach to wealth planning. This approach provides understanding, purpose and confidence to decision-making, resulting in enhanced performance and financial success.
Partnering with a team of specialists, Jeff works closely with affluent clients and business owners in the accumulation, preservation and transference of wealth. He offers strategies and services for pre- and post-retirement, portfolio management, tax minimization, stock option analysis, estate planning services, survivorship protection, education planning and cash management.
Jeff’s goal is to provide clarity, discipline and control to the process of wealth planning and investing. He works closely with clients to track progress and make necessary adjustments to remain on track throughout their ever-changing lives. As a result, clients feel better organized, prepared and in-control of their wealth.
Jeff has been with Merrill Lynch since 2000, preceded by an 11-year career in leading the planning and implementation of strategic marketing campaigns. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota, College of Liberal Arts. He also holds the Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor designation.
He and his wife live in Minneapolis, with their two sons.
*Neither Merrill Lynch nor its Financial Advisors provide tax, accounting or legal advice. Clients should review any planned financial transactions or arrangements that may have tax, accounting or legal implications with their personal professional advisors.
I follow the deep-seated Merrill Lynch tradition of participating in the communities we serve. This drives my interest in spending time volunteering with organizations in our community.
University of Minnesota
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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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