Fountain Financial Advisors | Financial Advisor in Cumming ,GA

407 East Maple Street, Suite 303
Cumming, GA 30040
Phone: (770) 627-2121

Caring About Your Future


About

Lets face it life is busy! A majority of people have accumulated
assets throughout the years, but do not have the time (or
energy) to devote to making sure they are on the correct path
for a comfortable retirement. We can help! Our goal is simple to
guide you in the realization of your lifes dreams. Through
our experienced team, we will help develop tailored strategies
for our clients in reaching both their financial and personal
goals. As your trusted financial planner, Fountain Financial
Advisors will be there from your first consultation through the
achievement of milestones throughout your retirement. Our team
of Certified Financial Planners and seasoned investment advisors
will help you plan to navigate the many obstacles that may come
along the way. Through a tailored strategy for your individual
needs, we partner with you to achieve your particular retirement
and wealth management objectives. Call us today, and check one
more thing off your To-Do List!

24 Years of Experience


  • CRD# 39543
  • Insurance License# 599694
  • Series 6, 7, 63, 65

General Information
Firm Start Year:   1993
No.of Employees:   10-19
Insurance License#:   599694
Name of Broker/Dealer:   Cambridge Investment Research
Name of Custodial Firm:   Pershing, LLC
States Licensed in:   GA, FL
Number of Years with Current Firm:   10
Work Experience:   OUR SERVICES - We offer a comprehensive range of
services, working with you to develop a tailored
strategy for your individual needs, which may
include investment advice, retirement planning,
estate planning, education funding, and more. At
Fountain Financial Advisors, and over the past
twenty years, we have learned that each individual
comes with different circumstances and objectives.
We understand the importance of providing
flexibility when it comes to solutions, strategies
and financial tools that are made available to
you.
I work with the following types of clients:   Individual Investors
Services
Investment Types:   Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) , Mutual Funds , Bonds , Stocks , Insurance
I can meet clients in the following ways:   At my office , Via phone , At your office , At your home


Qualifications & Memberships
Insurance and Annuity Licenses:   Property , Casualty , Life
Financial Organization Memberships:   Financial Planning Association (FPA)
Non-Financial Organization Memberships:   Dave Ramsey SmartVestor Pro
Leadership Forsyth
Best of Forsyth 2017 & 2016


Firm Information
Advisor's Number of Clients:   120
Advisor's Number of Managed Clients:   100
Advisor's Number of Planning Clients:   70


Compliance
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-Based financial professional
Minimum Portfolio Size for New Managed Accounts:   $100,000
Compensation Methods:   Flat Fee , Based on Assets , Hourly
Fee % Based on Assets:   1
Hourly Rate:   $250
Additional Details on Charges:   We offer a complimentary initial meeting. When
working on an hourly basis the fees is not due
until services has been provided and client
agrees that value has been provided equal to
the amount due. Asset based fees range from
.6% to 1.25% annualized.
Minimum Fee Charged for Managed Accounts:   $1250
Minimum Fee Charged for Hourly Planning Accounts:   $250


Education
Bachelors of Science  Palm Beach Atlantic University - Palm Beach, Florida
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FAQs

  • Do you have a customer satisfaction or refund policy? We strongly believe in providing value to each of our clients. If for any reason a client does not find value the service we provided, there is no charge
  • What services do you provide? What are your specialties? OUR SERVICES - We offer a comprehensive range of services, working with you to develop a tailored strategy for your individual needs, which may include investment advice, retirement planning, estate planning, education funding, and more. We understand the importance of providing flexibility when it comes to solutions, strategies and financial tools that are made available to you.
  • What is your experience? How many clients do you currently manage? David has more than twenty years of experience as a financial advisor, and serves over 100 clients.
  • What financial institution(s) do you represent? We operate as an independent full-service firm, with access to hundreds of companies and financial institutions.
  • How do you charge for your services? We have identified that each individual comes with different circumstance and objectives. And we understand the importance of providing flexibility when it comes to the solutions, strategies and financial tools that are made available to you. We provide Hourly Financial Consulting, at an hourly rate, Fixed Fee-Only Services and Asset Based Services.
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DISCLOSURE

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DISCLAIMER

Securities offered through Cambridge Investment Research, Inc., a broker-dealer, member of FINRA/SIPC. Investment Advisor Representative through Cambridge Investment Research Advisors, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisor. Fountain Financial Advisors, Inc. is not affiliated with Cambridge Investment Research. This communication is strictly intended for individuals residing in the states of FL, GA. No offers may be made or accepted from any resident outside the specific states referenced.

David Fountain, CFP

David Fountain, CFP

CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Certificant

Biography


David brings more than 24 years of professional financial planning and investment management experience. He earned a Bachelors of Science degree from Palm Beach Atlantic University in Florida. In 2000, David earned the Certified Financial Planner? (CFP) designation from the College of Financial Planning in Colorado. He is also a firm believer of Dave Ramsey and his biblically based curriculum of managing your money, he is on of Dave Ramsey's SmartVestor Pro and is also a graduate of the The Legacy Journey by Dave Ramsey. In 2016 and 2013 David received the Five Star Wealth Manager Award from Five Star Professional, and more recently was voted 2017 Best Financial Planner and 2016 Best Investment Company of Forsyth County.

David has quite a passion for his profession and continues his focus today in helping individuals and families realize their dreams. He is proactive and has a hands-on approach while creating tailored objective solutions for his clients.

While not on the job, David really enjoys the outdoors and seeing the world that God has provided for us ? especially with his family! He has been married to Kim for 22 years, and has two beautiful teenage girls ? Ashley and Megan, and Samantha their furry Golden Retriever. Ashley is a Freshman at Wake Forest University in North Carolina, and Megan is a Sophmore here at North Forsyth High School. David has enjoyed the Rotary club, Leadership Forsyth, Abba House, Mentor Me, Meals by Grace and his small group with Browns Bridge Church.

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My Services


Financial Planning for Individuals

FINANCIAL PLANNING - The process is to determine where you are now, where you want to go, and developing a roadmap that enables you to get there. This is a lifelong journey, so our role is ongoing, we expect your life to change and we will continually monitor your progress and revise your plan as needed. Our services are based on the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards.


Portfolio Management

INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT - One of the most important responsibilities is to guide you in your investment decisions. We utilize a process which provides a disciplined approach to help you remain focused on your long-term goals. Your involvement and understanding begins with the Financial Analysis and continues throughout the process.


Retirement Planning

RETIREMENT ASSESSMENT - Take control of your financial future and assess whether you are on track to a successful retirement.


My Team


Darcy Searl
Darcy Searl

Registered Investment Adv

Darcy has been in the financial services industry since 1980 beginning with a regional brokerage firm in Orleans, LA; Howard, Weil, Labouisse Fredricks. She then joined Fidelity Investments in 1982 as a Registered Representative and was promoted to Branch Manager of their New Orleans office in 1986. In 1988, I was again promoted and moved to Atlanta to manage their two offices. I joined Perimeter Financial Group, Inc. in 1994 as an Independent Investment Advisor and founded Financial Consultants Group, Inc. in 1996. She holds Securities Series 7, Principal's License Series 8, Georgia Series 63 and Registered Investment Advisor Series 65, along with insurance license for Life, Health & Accident, Variable Life and Varibale An ...more


Lynn Price
Lynn Price

Senior Client Associate

Lynn plays an integral role with our clients and financial advisors. Her strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and warm personality are an unbeatable combination. Her background as a paralegal, plus active volunteer involvement in Lambert Lacrosse Booster Club and High Point University Men?s Lacrosse Parents? Association serve as a great base for providing excellent customer service and back office support. Lynn and her husband, John, reside in Cumming and have three sons, Nick, Zack and Chris, and a daughter-in-law, Chelsea.


Communities Served

Alpharetta Ball Ground
Braselton Buford
Cumming Dahlonega
Dawsonville Flowery Branch
Gainesville Oakwood
Suwanee Big Canoe

Office Hours

Mon. 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tue. 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed. 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu. 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri. 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Compensation Arrangements

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News & Events


2017 Best Of Forsyth
When: 01/25/2017
Details:Best of Forsyth - The resident of Forsyth County casted over 230,258 votes, and brings you the best of the best in the area. ...more


Women's Appreciation Lunch
When: 3/16/2017 |
Location: Cabernet - Alpharetta
Details:See our website for more information


Educational dinner - 3 keys for Success Retirement
When: 4/25/2017 |
Location: Tam's Backstage
Details:Visit our office for more information

Awards & Recognitions


Best of Forsyth
(12/31/2016)

Best Financial Planner in Forsyth County 2016 & 2015


Five Star Wealth Manager 2016 & 2013
(12/31/2016)

Five Star Wealth Manager Multi-Year Winner

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