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- Trust & Estate Services2
- Education Funding Strategies1
GSL & Associates is a skilled, experienced team of professionals. Our group is multifaceted and offers a range of investment services that extends well beyond traditional asset management services. We truly care about you and your financial well-being. We are committed to providing lifetime wealth care, meaning we are dedicated to advising you during each stage of your financial life.
Our objective is to help you use your wealth to transform your vision of the future into reality. We take an encompassing approach to helping you manage your wealth—an approach that is powered by the relationship we develop with you.
Wealth management is much more than a series of portfolio transactions. It is a disciplined process carried out over years, even decades — not weeks or months.
To start, we strive to develop a clear understanding of how you see wealth and investments in the context of your life. We have learned that helping clients understand their current financial situation relative to their long-term goals is a necessary first step to creating, helping to preserve and growing wealth.
Important questions we might ask you:
Building long-term client relationships is the foundation of our business. We understand that we are in a position of trust. We are committed to guiding you through each stage of your financial life:
GSL & Associates has experience helping families with members who have special needs. We can serve as a single point of contact to help you address many aspects of your financial situation, including issues that may be unique to individuals with special needs, such as:
Supported by the global resources of Merrill Lynch, our team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personalized service.
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We offer you access to the investing insights of Merrill Lynch, trust and fiduciary services from U.S. Trust, 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.
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 give you peace of mind* that you're on track to help 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.
MyMerrill is your destination for access to your financial information, secure communications, and a robust offering of tools and capabilities.
*Peace of mind is an aspirational state of mind that clients hope to achieve. There are no guaranteed results following completion of the Goals-Based Wealth Management process because markets can fluctuate and investments can lose value. Advisors work with clients to help them understand how the goals based wealth management process can help to address their concerns, financial situation and priorities.
Helping you reach your goals starts with getting to know you personally. Through understanding what matters most to you, we can help you create a financial strategy that reflects your personality. Only then can we offer an approach that is built around your life priorities and the ongoing advice you need to help you manage fluctuations in the market and changes in your life. Let’s work together to help you achieve your goals.
As Merrill Lynch financial 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.
Learn more about the dedicated one-on-one relationship you can have with a Merrill Lynch financial advisor.
Getting to know you is our primary goal.
Drawing from our experience and the best thinking of Merrill Lynch, 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.