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Qualified Financial Advisors in Carlsbad, California
Financial Advisor Office Location Phone Number
Rodd Miller, CFP®
Miller Wealth Management
1901 Camino Vida Roble,
Carlsbad, CA  92008
(760) 856-4428
Jay Miars, CFP®
AZCA Financial Group, LLC
2888 Loker Avenue East,
Carlsbad, CA  92010
(760) 603-1212
John Lohrenz
JKL Wealth Management
731 South Hwy 101 ste 2k,
Solana Beach, CA  92075
(858) 535-1705
Benjamin Bowen
Edelman Financial Engines, LLC
12680 High Bluff Drive,,
San Diego, CA  92130
(657) 212-3012
Copley Financial Group
Copley Financial Group, Inc.
Copley Financial Group 2650 Camino Del Rio North, Ste 350,
San Diego, CA  92108
(619) 294-6008

Information on Qualified Financial Advisors in Carlsbad

Qualifications CRD# 4984062
FirmCRD# 6413
Series 7, 24, 66

Compensation/Fee Fee-Based, Based on Assets, Commissions, Flat Fee

Office Location 1901 Camino Vida Roble,
Suite 112,
Phone Number (760) 8564428

Rodd R. Miller is a family CFO and CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER" professional. He understands juggling family, business and money management. In 2011, he founded Miller Wealth Management to help families and businesses manage their investment and retirement strategies. Where We Serve - San Diego, California communities: Carlsbad, Encinitas, Oceanside, Vista, Escondido, San Marcos, Poway, Ramona, Rancho Sante Fe, Fallbrook, La Jolla, Del Mar, Solana Beach and communities in and around San Diego. Southern Orange County and Riverside communities: San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Temecula and surrounding communities. California, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Texas, Indiana, Wyoming, Montana and Alabama. Registrations and Certifications - Rodd an LPL Registered Principal and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER" (CFP®) professional. The CFP® mark is earned by those who have met rigorous experience, education, and ethical requirements, and have passed the comprehensive CFP® Certification Examination. Rodd holds the FINRA Series 7, 66, and 24 securities registrations with LPL Financial and state insurance licenses in California, Arizona, and Texas. Rodd's previous experience includes retirement and income planning at First Allied Securities. His corporate finance experience involved private equity transactions, mergers & acquisitions, investment banking, and real estate development. California Insurance Lic#: 0G90505. Background: University of San Diego, BBA with an emphasis in finance and real estate, a magna cum laude graduate. Rodd lives with his wife Mary and three children. He actively supports and coaches youth sports and enjoys the occasional round of golf.

About Miller Wealth Management

Miller Wealth Management is an independent wealth management firm dedicated to helping our clients strategize and pursue important milestones throughout their financial lives. Ongoing, open communication with our clients is the cornerstone of our business. Let's talk! We serve: Individuals and Families, Small and Mid-Sized Business and their employees. We offer - Wealth Management, Retirement Planning, Investment Management, Financial Positioning, Insurance Planning, Risk Planning, 401K and other Business Retirement Strategies. Our Mission- Very simple - Financial growth for you, your family or business. We build lasting relationships based on trust by delivering customized financial guidance and unmatched personal service. Ultimately, our goal is to be viewed by ourclients as their family CFO or a trusted advisor to their business - an experienced professional to assist them executing their financial plan. We see ourselves as an extension of the family unit. Our Investment Philosophy - Invest according to the client's goals, understand the job of each investment, use diversification to manage risk and adjust the portfolio when appropriate. All investing involves risk, including loss of principal. No strategy assures success or protects against loss. There is no guarantee that a diversified portfolio will enhance overall returns or outperform a non-diversified portfolio. Diversification does not protect against market risk.

Qualifications CRD# 1909437
FirmCRD# 8032
Series 7, 66

Compensation/Fee Fee-Based, Based on Assets, Commissions, Flat Fee, Hourly

Office Location 2888 Loker Avenue East,
Suite 204,
Phone Number (760) 6031212

Certified Financial Planner with 30 years experience in financial planning, investment advice, risk managment and estate planning.

About AZCA Financial Group, LLC

Success for the long run requires the prudent combination of timely, appropriate wealth management strategies with a personal advisory relationship that stands the test of time. Wealth Advisors represents a new generation of financial services, offering complete integration of services for high-net-worth individuals through a single access point.

Qualifications CRD# 2364673
FirmCRD# __
Series 7, 8, 31, 63, 65, 66

Compensation/Fee Fee-Based, Based on Assets, Flat Fee, Hourly

Office Location 731 South Hwy 101 ste 2k,
Suite 2k,
Solana Beach,
Phone Number (858) 5351705

* Founder of JKL Wealth Management 2009 * 5 Star Wealth Manager Award: 2012, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020 * Vice President and Manager of the UTC office at Merrill Lynch 1994-2009 * Merrill Lynch Manager of the Year 2006 for the U.S. (Offices with 13+ Advisors) * Over 25 years Retirement and Wealth Management Experience * SDSU Aztec, Guitarist, Sailor and Fisherman

About JKL Wealth Management

The most rewarding times for our Firm happen when we're seeing the families we work with realizing their true joy and happiness in their personal retirement journey. My Career spans 25 years plus of managing family's investments and retirement planning. My experience through the finical crisis as a branch manager overseeing more than 20 advisors, and thousands of clients with billions of dollars, gave me an experience I never could have attained simply as an advisor. I saw what worked and more importantly what did not work during the worst financial crisis in our lifetimes. The lessons were very difficult at the time but very constructive for the disciplines I utilize for my clients. This is how we developed our Floor Income Plan. The process is designed to prevent clients from having to sell assets in a down market to meet their retirement income needs. This safety and security allows them to reach for their aspirational and enrichment goals both holistically and financially in their familys lives.

Qualifications CRD# 5847634
FirmCRD# 104510
Series 7, 66

Compensation/Fee Fee Based Only - No Commissions

Office Location 12680 High Bluff Drive,,
Suite 250,
San Diego,
Phone Number (657) 2123012

In my career to this point, I have worked with thousands of families to help them create plans designed to simplify and improve their financial lives. In my time away from work, I love to travel and spend time at the beach with my wife and son.

About Edelman Financial Engines, LLC

Since 1986, Edelman Financial Engines has been committed to always acting in the best interest of our clients. We were founded on the belief that all American investors - not just the wealthy - deserve access to personalized, comprehensive financial planning and investment advice. Today, we are America's top independent financial planning and investment advisor, recognized by both InvestmentNews1 and Barron's2, with 180+ planner offices across the country and entrusted by more than 1.1 million clients to manage more than $200 billion in assets. Our unique approach to serving clients combines our advanced methodology and proprietary technology with the attention of a dedicated personal financial planner. Every client's situation and goals are unique, and the powerful fusion of high-tech and high- touch allows Edelman Financial Engines to deliver the personal plan and financial confidence that everyone deserves. 1Ranking and status for 2017. For independence methodology and ranking, see InvestmentNews Center (http://data.investmentnews.com/ria/); 2The Top 40 Independent Advisory Firm Ranking issued by Barron's is qualitative and quantitative, including assets managed, the size and experience of teams, and the regulatory records of the advisers and firms. Firms elect to participate, but do not pay to be included in the ranking. Investor returns/experience are not considered. 2018 ranking refers to Edelman Financial Services (EFS), which combined its advisory business in its entirety with Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C. (FEA) in November 2018. For the same survey, FEA received a precombination ranking of twelfth.

Qualifications CRD# 283070
FirmCRD# 283070
Series 65

Compensation/Fee Fee-Based, Based on Assets

Office Location Copley Financial Group 2650 Camino Del Rio North, Ste 350,
San Diego,
Phone Number (619) 2946008

Kyles passion for investing and retirement planning led him to a career as a Financial Advisor. After finishing his degree at Indiana University where he got business education from the Kelley School of Business (#19 in the country with notable alumnus Mark Cuban), he moved to San Diego 14 years ago. He then graduated with his J.D. from California Western School of Law where he focused on business and contractual law. Kyle pursued a non-traditional legal career, spending 10 years in Advertising and Marketing developing campaigns for Fortune 500 companies on down to start-ups. Hes worked on multi-million dollar campaigns including the Chargers, World Cup, and the Indianapolis 500. Hes also helped build companies from concept to funding. In his free time, you can find him chasing tennis balls at Coronado dog beach with his dog Kenai. Kyle loves the challenge of finding the optimal strategy for each individual client at Copley. He looks forward to creating financial freedom for his clients so that they may enjoy their best life.

About Copley Financial Group, Inc.

We are SEC-licensed fiduciary advisors (only about 20% of advisors hold this license) that are legally bound to do only what is in our client's best interests. We don't get paid any different based on the investment recommendations we make. Along with wealth management and retirement planning, we are a one-stop shop offering Mortgages, Real Estate Brokerage, Insurance, Medicare Supplements, Trusts/Estate Planning, and more. We have offices here and in New York City. We look forward to inviting you in for a free consultation and investment or retirement plan. We aim to get to know our clients and create customized solutions based on your goals and risk tolerance. We like to help everyone and have built San Diego's fastest growing wealth management firm off of happy client referrals. Our office is a family-friendly office built on acting with integrity and transparency.

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