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Forbes “America’s Top Next-Generation Wealth Advisors” 2017 and 2018
Forbes "Best-in-State Next Generation Wealth Advisors" in 2019
Forbes “Best-in-State Wealth Advisors” 2018 and 2019
Jared works closely with affluent individuals, couples, and families to help them grow, preserve, and transfer their wealth more effectively. Restless in pursuit of client goals, he looks to serve clients more capably and deeply than they have ever been served before. To this end, he strives to help them capitalize on the full range of resources at their disposal: forward-thinking ideas, intensive research, time-sensitive opportunities, and seamless technology. A natural problem-solver, he is energized by the ability to dive into challenges, resolve issues, and help clients take positive action toward the lives they envision for themselves and their loved ones.
Jared has earned national recognition as a Financial Advisor. Forbes magazine has named him one of the “Best-in-State Wealth Advisors” in 2018 and 2019*. He was named one of “America's Top Next-Generation Wealth Advisors” in 2017 and 2018.*
Jared serves as a single source for diverse needs: investments, benefits optimization, wealth transfer strategies, pre- and post-retirement strategies, higher education savings, and access to banking services through Bank of America, N.A., among others. Entrepreneurial by nature, he understands the challenges and concerns of private business owners and medical professionals, uncovering ideas to streamline the intersection of their personal and professional finances. Empathetic and discreet, he is honored to help clients at critical moments in their lives, both joyful and sorrowful, supporting them with a level of care that testifies to his heart and commitment.
Jared has worked at Merrill Lynch since 2011. Previously, he served as a Financial Advisor and District Manager for Ameriprise. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Kansas State University and holds the Certified Private Wealth Advisor® (CPWA®) designation.
Jared enjoys giving back to his community through various other charitable organizations including Caritas Clinics, Kansas State University Foundation, Junior Achievement, and Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas. He is the former president of the Financial Planning Association of Kansas City and a current board member for the Personal Financial Planning Program at Kansas State University, where he also serves as a guest lecturer.
A boating enthusiast, he enjoys spending time on the lake with friends and family. His hobbies also include golfing, restoring classic cars, listening to music, staying fit, and traveling.
Kansas State University
Forbes' "America's Top Millennial Advisors"
Forbes' "America's Top State-by-State Advisors"
Forbes "America's Top Next-Generation Wealth Advisors"
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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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