Michael is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Practitioner and founding member of Stratmore Financial Group with over 14 years financial planning experience. Michael started his financial planning career in 1999 through John Hancock and became an independent representative in 2002. Mike has an in depth knowledge of the many disciplines of wealth management including investment analysis, portfolio management, retirement planning, and estate and tax planning. His knowledge, integrity, and attention to detail make him an invaluable resource for his clients in seeking to create and help preserve their personal wealth. He received his Bachelor's degree in Finance from Walsh College in 1998.