About Combest Wealth Management
Steven Combest, CFP, is the founder of Combest Wealth Management. With a deep understanding gained from serving in the financial industry for over 17 years, Steven develops individually tailored financial strategies for clients using a planning-based approach.
While studying electrical engineering at Southern Methodist University in Texas, Steven called to apply for a job and accidentally called Merrill Lynch, who was looking to hire an intern. That conversation led to a job offer, taking him onto a completely new path. While working at Merrill Lynch, Steven saw the powerful connection between working in finance and doing good for others. Tapping into his natural desire to serve others, he completed a degree in economics with a minor in psychology, and began his career as a financial advisor. He later completed a rigorous certification program at SMU in financial planning covering 72 Principal Knowledge Topics, and then passed a 6-hour examination to earned his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PL