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Hampson Van Beek & Associates

Wealth Management
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    401 Union St
    Seattle, WA 98101

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Wealth Management

We are a Seattle-based wealth management team serving a select group of individuals, families, and businesses. Our mission is to serve as an essential resource to clients by providing the services that help meet their complex financial needs.
Why Clients Choose Us

Hampson Van Beek & Associates is a credentialed and experienced wealth management team providing tailored guidance and with a commitment to an exceptional client experience to a select group of individuals, families, and businesses in the Pacific Northwest and around the country. Our mission is to serve as an essential resource to our clients by bringing our experience, passion, and a vast array of resources to the table to help meet their complex financial needs. Our commitment to this mission is based on three core principles:

• A thorough, values-based discovery process helps us understand and respond to our clients’ goals and priorities.

• An interactive wealth management process helps provide clarity around our clients current situation was well as a road map to solve for a variety of multi-generational issues.

• Clear recommendations that are designed to simplify complex issues, provide our clients with options, and ease implementation.

• Portfolio construction that is focused on risk-management, efficiency, and outcomes consistent with our clients’ objectives.

• Experience, teamwork, and a commitment to ongoing education allows for meaningful, rational perspective through all market cycles and all stages of life.

• Ability to leverage world-class resources and work with our clients’ tax and legal professionals helps ensure full plan integration.

• A demonstrated, team-wide commitment to the highest levels of accessibility and responsiveness.

• Ongoing communication that helps our clients understand their progress and allows us to educate on forward-looking, wealth-related issues.
• A commitment to transparency and objectivity allows us to serve our clients’ interests without compromise.

Client Focused Results

We believe the following:

  • Clients feel connected to the process of navigating financial milestones.

  • Clients feel confident that they are working with a team acting as an advocate.

  • Clients feel more assured and relaxed through open communication.

Meet the Team

Supported by the global resources of Merrill, our team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personalized service.

Staying on Track

We understand that both your life and the financial markets can change over time. By checking in to discuss changes in your life and revisiting your financial approach, our goal is to help you stay on track to achieve what's most important to you.

Reviews to help you
stay on track

We’ll meet with you to review your goals and the progress you’ve made toward reaching them. We’ll also discuss any adjustments needed to your financial approach to help you stay on course.

    Changes in your life
    and to your goals

    Your life and goals change. As these changes occur, we can update your approach to reflect them.


    MyMerrill is your online destination for access to your financial information, secure communications, and a robust offering of tools and capabilities.

    Your advisor is a click away within our site or mobile apps

    You can manage account security with our customizable security capabilities such as touch ID, one time passcode, and other security features

    Access to your complete financial life is available with My Financial Picture, Merrill’s asset aggregation tool

      Let’s Have a Conversation

      Helping you reach your goals starts with getting to know you personally. Through understanding what matters most to you, together we can help you create a financial approach that reflects your personality. Only then can we offer an approach that is built around your life priorities and the advice you need to help you address fluctuations in the market and changes in your life. Let’s work together to help you achieve your goals.

      Why Merrill?

      As Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisors, we will sort through the financial complexities of your life, helping you build a customized investment approach to address your needs and 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 Wealth Management Advisor.

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      No question too big or moment too small

      For every question you have, every decision you make and every answer you need, we are with you to listen and help guide you along the many paths your life can take. Watch this video to see some questions we can address together.

      Personalized advice from a dedicated financial advisor.

      We get to know you and your family, your financial situation and what matters most to you.

      A comprehensive approach, built around your life’s priorities.

      Drawing from our experience and the best thinking of Merrill, together we will design an approach that reflects your unique needs, priorities and financial situation.

      Adjusting your investment approach as your life and the markets change.

      We will work to help you stay on track, regardless of what the markets are doing.