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- Trust & Estate Services2
- Education Funding Strategies1
Tom Giba has been in the financial services industry since 2011, and joined Merrill Lynch in March 2017. His focus is on developing retirement income strategies for high net worth individuals and their families to help them meet their financial objectives and other goals. Prior to his financial services career, Tom worked for over 20 years in financial, analytical, and executive roles, primarily in the industrial real estate sector.
Tom’s approach to wealth management is geared toward the needs of each client, and he utilizes BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research and access to managed account platforms for the benefit of clients. Tom uses a goals-based approach and works with clients to develop customized wealth management strategies.
Tom earned the CERTIFED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification in 2013. He earned a BS Degree from Carnegie Mellon University in 1985, and an MBA in Finance from the University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School of Business in 1986. He and his wife Mary Anna reside in El Paso, while their grown children Jennifer and Michael reside in Fort Worth and Palo Alto.
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.
Carnegie Mellon University
University of Pittsburgh
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We offer you access to the investing insights of Merrill Lynch 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.
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*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, I can help you create a financial strategy that reflects your personality. Only then can I 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.
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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.