Louis Barajas, CFP®, has 30+ years of experience in the profession. As a business and wealth manager, author, and a national speaker to boot, he had lots of insight to share in our newest episode of YAFPNW. Alexandria and Louis discuss his background, the profession, his pro bono work, and much more.
Ready to be inspired? This week on YAFPNW, we talk to Soraya Morris, lead trainer at financial planning software firm Envestnet MoneyGuide and jill-of-all-trades. Soraya and I talked about what she does at Envestnet MoneyGuide, her education and career journey, and what you can usually find her doing when she’s not working.
How can we better the profession through fintech without losing our human selves in the process? This week we talk to Jason Wenk, founder and CEO of digital brokerage platform Altruist, about doing just that.
What’s the secret to a great financial advisor and client relationship? Like any other relationship, it’s communication. Learn how Sean Brown’s company, YCharts, is helping financial advisors discover that.
This episode features Mark Tibergien, Chief Executive Officer of Advisor Solutions at BNY Mellon | Pershing. In this episode, we chat about career paths in financial planning, how we can elevate the profession, and the importance of reverse mentoring. Mark also shares insightful information on making the most of your career as a NexGen planner.
In this episode, we were lucky enough to host financial management consultant Tyrone Ross, Jr. He talks about the current state of the profession in terms of diversity and education, as well as the changes we can make for a successful future.