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Wealth Management Solutions, LLC
8550 E Shea Blvd #130
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 609-4334
“"Bringing Clarity to Complex Situations"”
Advisor Profile
David Rosenthal, CFP
Name:  David Rosenthal, CFP
Phone Number:  (480) 609-4334
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About Wealth Management Solutions, LLC

If you are an entrepreneur with a business or are thinking about selling your business, a corporate executive with complex company benefits, a divorcee figuring out your finances, or just looking to retire soon, then my experience will be of benefit to you. Each type of client I work with has a unique set of circumstances and needs, but the common thread is a piece of mind you will get from having a professional manage your assets, provide financial planning expertise and ultimately maximize your wealth. Wealth Management is a combination Investment Management + Financial Planning. I will help you maximize your wealth by managing your investments, income tax planning, estate and gift planning, maximizing your company benefits (401(k), restricted stock, stock options, deferred compensation plans), and when income is needed turning your investments into a reliable income stream. To provide you with a consistent, high-quality level of service, we maintain only a select number of client relationships, and get to know your situation inside and out. This allows us to provide you with timely, personal advice. You can be confident in the advice we give, as we will happily put it in writing. As a client, you will receive detailed follow up emails after our meetings so we can ensure there is no question as to what we are recommending, and why.
 

General Information

Gender:    Male
CRD#:    2680280
Firm CRD#:    127517
SEC File#:    801-67190
Name of Custodial Firm:    Charles Schwab & CO. and TD Ameritrade
States Licensed in:    AZ
States Willing to do Business in:   
Years of Experience in Financial Services:    20
Number of Years with Current Firm:    12
Work Experience:    I have been a wealth manager for 20 years. For the past 12 years I have owned my own firm, Wealth Management Solutions. Previously, I worked for a national CPA firm as their wealth manager for 3 years. I started in finance working in New Jersey for a financial planning firm for 5 years before moving to Arizona. Throughout my career I have had the opportunity to work with Business Owners, Divorcees, Retirees, Corporate Executives, and High Net Worth Families. This diverse background has given me first hand experience working with people in many different stages of their lives. As a wealth manager, I provide valuable advice in all areas of financial planning and investment management to help my clients achieve their financial goals.
I work with the following types of clients:    Individual Investors, Non-Profit Organizations, Businesses, Families
 

Education

Academic Background
 
I have a BS and MBA in Finance from Seton Hall University (1995).

I have focused my continuing education courses on financial issues pertinent to Business Owners, Divorcees, Retirees, Executives and High Net Worth Families.
 

Services

Investment Types:    International Investments, Stocks, Mutual Funds, Bonds, Alternative Investments, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Socially Responsible Investments (SRI)
 

Qualifications & Memberships

Certifications, Accreditations & Designations:    CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Certificant
Securities Licenses:    Series 65
Financial Organization Memberships:    Financial Planning Association (FPA), National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA)
 

Firm Information

Firm's Number of Clients:    55
Firm's Number of Planning Clients:    45
Firm's Number of Managed Clients:    55
Assets Managed by Firm:    $80,000,000
Advisor's Number of Clients:    55
Advisor's Number of Managed Clients:    55
Advisor's Number of Planning Clients:    45
Assets Managed by Advisor:    $80,000,000
 

Compliance

Registered Investment Advisor:    Yes
Registered Representative:    Yes
Investment Advisor Representative:    Yes
I am an acknowledged fiduciary:    Yes
Compliance Disclosures in Last 5 years:    I have a clean record
Criminal Disclosures in Last 5 years:    I have a clean record
 

Compensation & Fees

Fee Structure:    I am a Fee-Only financial professional
Minimum Portfolio Size for New Managed Accounts:    $500,000
Compensation Methods:    Hourly, Flat Fee, Based on Assets
Fee % Based on Assets:    1
Hourly Rate:    $200
Flat Fee Rate:    Varies
Additional Details on Charges:    We work on a fee-only basis which means we can only be compensated by our clients - we do not receive financial incentives from any third party such as brokerage firms, investment companies, or insurance companies.

This is our only method of compensation and it is the same way you compensate other professionals you depend on for specialized knowledge and services, for example your doctor, CPA or attorney. Paying your advisor directly eliminates several potential conflicts of interest because our advice is not impacted by the interests of third parties.
Minimum Fee Charged for Managed Accounts:    $6,000.00
Minimum Fee Charged for Flat Fee Accounts:    $6,000.00
 
 
 
Prepared By: David Rosenthal, CFP

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