About Abel Financial Strategies
A.W. has had a Financial Planning practice since 1999. He started with Lutheran Brotherhood in 1999 and has developed many relationships and helped many families since then. In 2004 he completed the prestigious Certified Financial PlannerTM (CFPÂ©) designation after rigorous coursework and passing a 10-hour comprehensive test of his knowledge. The CFPÂ© designation requires 30 hours of Continuing Education every other year as well as holding him to the highest standards for competence and client care. He is required to fulfill all of his Financial Planning and Advisory work as a Fiduciary for his clients.
Prior to becoming a Financial Planner A.W. was a very successful General Manager and Regional Manager of a retail chain for 20 years.