Ted Jenkin - CFP®, AWMA®, CRPS®, AAMS®, CRPC®, CMFC®
Ted left corporate America to follow his passion, and change the future of the financial services industry. With many of the major financial services firms focusing strictly on the baby boomer generation, Ted saw a need to build a firm that would cater to the personal financial advice needs of Generation X and Generation Y clients. Ted specializes in handling all financial advice,planning, and tax management needs for CEO's and business owners throughout the country.
Ted is originally from New Jersey, and currently resides in Milton, Georgia. Ted graduated from Boston College with a degree in Finance. Ted joined American Express Financial Advisors in 1991, and was promoted to district manager in 1994. He became one of the youngest Vice Presidents in 1997, developing the number one ranked office at American Express in Baltimore, and then became one of the youngest Group Vice Presidents in the history of American Express in 2000. He has won numerous awards including winning the outstanding leader of the year award in 2003 and 2004. He has been featured in many publications including "The Wall Street Journal," "Smart Money Magazine," and "Business Week."
Ted is committed to continuous education. He currently has all six designations with the college for financial planning including the Certified Financial Planner® practitioner, Accredited Wealth Manager AdvisorSM, Accredited Asset Management Specialist®, and Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor®. Ted is featured on the popular segment, "Your Smart Money Moves" on Rock 100.5 FM The Regular Guys, as well as Mayhem In The A.M. on 790The Zone Sports Radio. He also hosts a highly regarded internet radio show called The 40 Year Old Business Virgin on Atlanta Business Radio.
You can also visit the Your Smart Money Moves blog to catch all of his financial articles and money saving tips.
Ted and his wife, Genna, have three children, Olivia, Lyla, and Louden.
Recent Articles I am Quoted In:
October 3, 2013 - "Enlisting eMoney Advisor to boost your bottom line", InvestmentNews
September 29, 2013 - "Financial Issues to Discuss Before You Get Married", Wall Street Journal
September 26, 2013 - "3 tips to improve your LinkedIn profile", InvestmentNews - Tech Connect
September 19, 2013 - "How to Build a Mobile Business Card", InvestmentNews
September 17, 2013 - "Tactics to Keep Good (and Young) Advisory Staff", Wall Street Journal
September 15, 2013 - "Video isn't just for profiles anymore", InvestmentNews
September 09, 2013 - "An analytics tool better than Google for advisers?", InvestmentNews
September 05, 2013 - "Retirement Planning for Millennials", Wall Street Journal