Planning for healthcare expenses now and in the future
- Long-term Care Insurance3
- Health Savings Account2
- Disability Insurance3
Lisa Shaw, CPWA®, CRPC®
Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor
Certified Private Wealth Advisor®
Chartered Retirement Planning CounselorSM
Lisa is a Vice President and Wealth Management Advisor at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, and brings more than 31 years of investment and financial services experience. After holding the position of investments trader for a large bank trust department, she became a financial advisor in 1995. She joined Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in 2006. As a Certified Private Wealth Advisor® professional, Lisa possesses the level of detail needed to serve high-net-worth clients in advanced wealth management topics such as portfolio management, retirement planning, risk management, tax minimization, charitable and estate planning services, planning for closely held business owners, and planning for executives.
Lisa's approach to wealth management is consultative and customized to the client's financial needs. From individuals and families to business owners, executives and nonprofits, Lisa begins by understanding clients’ concerns and priorities, and then forms a strategy designed to give them confidence that they will realize the financial outcomes that matter for their lives. Through investment insights, Lisa provides clients access to some of the best investment strategies to help secure, improve and preserve investment assets, striving to ensure their lifestyles are never disrupted. With personalized attention, Lisa adds convenience to clients’ lives by facilitating credit and balance sheet management including banking, credit cards, mortgages, bill payment and custom lending. Through development of wealth transfer strategies to minimize taxes and transform charitable goals into meaningful action, Lisa works with clients to build giving strategies that align with their passion and purpose. With proactive and responsive service, Lisa reviews the success of a client's strategy and updates them as they desire. The result is a trusted and lasting relationship, with an approach that reflects the client’s unique values.
Lisa holds the Series 6, 7, 63, 65, and 66 FINRA registrations, and is a registered insurance agent. Lisa holds the Certified Private Wealth Advisor® designation (CPWA®), administered by the Investments & Wealth Institute™ (The Institute) and taught in conjunction with the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Lisa also holds the Chartered Retirement Planning CounselorSM designation. Lisa is a 1989 graduate of Iowa State University with a BBA in finance. Lisa does not provide tax advice in her role at Merrill.
In addition to the time she spends with clients, Lisa spends her time with her family. Lisa also volunteers for her church and other organizations, and helps with her children’s school and extracurricular activities. She lives in Kansas City with her husband and four children.
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
London School of Economics
The University of London
Iowa State University
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