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- Trust & Estate Services2
- Education Funding Strategies1
941 HOUSTON NORTHCUTT
MOUNT PLEASANT, SC 29464
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Michael has been with Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, in Charleston, SC, since January 2014. He has been advising clients for over 15 years with companies like KPMG and BB&T Wealth Management. He is committed himself to thoroughly understanding the priorities of high-net-worth individuals and families, providing them with personalized attention and disciplined, customized wealth planning and investment strategies.
Michael uses his access to the investment resources of Merrill and banking strength of Bank of America to help address the various aspects of clients’ financial lives. He works with clients to help identify their primary goals — tax minimization, retirement strategies, portfolio design and then commits to crafting strategies designed to help clients achieve desired outcomes, while building, managing and preserving their wealth for current and future generations.
In addition to attention to investing, Michael can offer clients access to a Wealth Management Lending Officer* from Bank of America, N.A. who can provide strategic and personalized lending guidance focused on your needs.
Michael is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) certificant, a designation awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. He is a graduate of James Madison University and has a B.S. degree in Finance. He is also a graduate of Virginia Tech and has a Masters focused on Family Financial Management.
Michael lives in Mount Pleasant with his wife Jennifer and their three children, Walker, Addison and Aubrey. He volunteers his time with youth sports and is an avid golfer.
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.
James Madison University
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
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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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As Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisors, we will sort through the financial complexities of your life, helping you build a customized investment strategy to pursue your goals.
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Drawing from our experience and the best thinking of Merrill, 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.