Ted Jenkin - CFP®, AWMA®, CRPS®, AAMS®, CRPC®, CMFC®

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Ted Jenkin
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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.

Contact Ted: ted@oxygenfinancial.net 678.551.7943

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Recent Articles I am Quoted In:oXYGen Financial In Times Square
July 14, 2014 - "How to Compare Fund Returns", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/07/14/how-to-compare-fund-returns/

July 11, 2014 - "Three Tips for Couples With Conflicting Investment Styles", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/07/11/three-tips-for-couples-with-conflicting-investment-styles/

July 7, 2014 - "A Book With Time-Tested Investment Principles", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/07/07/a-book-with-time-tested-investment-principles/

July 6, 2014 - "BrightScope Advisor Pages > Ted Jenkin", Brightscope
http://www.brightscope.com/financial-planning/advisor/208272/Ted-Jenkin/

July 2, 2014 - "Mistakes People Make When Looking for Investment Advice Online", Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/articles/mistakes-people-make-when-looking-for-investment-advice-online

July 2, 2014 - "It’s Almost Dow 17000—and Time for Some Lessons From 2008", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/07/02/its-almost-dow-17000-and-time-for-some-lessons-from-2008/

July 1, 2014 - "The Biggest Mistake Parents Make When Setting Up a Trust Fund", Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/articles/the-biggest-mistake-parents-make-when-setting-up-a-trust-fund-1404240331

June 30, 2014 - "Student-Debt Advice for College Graduates", Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/articles/college-debt-advice-for-college-graduates

June 30, 2014 - "Lessons From Smart—and Not-So-Smart—Purchases", Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/articles/lessons-from-smartand-not-so-smartpurchases-1404139299

June 18, 2014 - "How a $5,000 Watch Taught Me a Lesson", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/06/18/how-a-5000-watch-taught-me-a-lesson/

June 16, 2014 - "Podcast: How to Navigate Online Financial Advice", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/06/16/podcast-how-to-navigate-online-financial-advice/

June 16, 2014 - "Three Common Mistakes Parents Make With Trusts", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/06/16/three-common-mistakes-parents-make-with-trusts/

June 5, 2014 - "Socially Responsible Funds Aren’t What They Used to Be", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/06/05/socially-responsible-funds-arent-what-they-used-to-be/

May 24, 2014 - "Post grad survival 101: Tackling loan debt", HLN Weekend Express
http://www.hlntv.com/video/2014/05/23/oxygen-financial-student-loans-debt-money


May 15, 2014 - "You Don’t Need to be Rich to Invest in Alternatives", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/05/14/you-dont-need-to-be-rich-to-invest-in-alternatives/

May 13, 2014 - "Top 100 Most Social Financial Advisors in the US (2013)", Brightscope
http://blog.brightscope.com/2014/05/13/top-social-influencers-2013/

May 07, 2014 - "The Benefits of a Simpler, Flatter Tax System", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/05/07/the-benefits-of-a-simpler-flatter-tax-system/

May 06, 2014 - "Why You Won’t Make Money on a MyRA", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/05/06/why-you-wont-make-money-on-a-myra/

May 05, 2014 - "Three Timeless and Powerful Investing Principles", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/05/05/three-timeless-and-powerful-investing-principles/

May 02, 2014 - "Chamblee Chamber and oXYGen Financial to hold second annual shred-a-thon", The Chamblee Post
http://thechambleepost.com/in-and-around/chamblee-chamber-and-oxygen-financial-to-hold-second-annual-shred-a-thon/

April 26, 2014 - "6 tax lessons for millennials", Crain's Detroit Business
http://www.crainsdetroit.com/article/20140426/NEWS/140429880/6-tax-lessons-for-millennial

April 24, 2014 - "The Biggest Financial Mistakes Divorcing Couples Make", Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303380004579521661563711986

April 22, 2014 - "Target-Date Funds: What Retirement Savers Should Know", Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304734304579515894272530378

April 22, 2014 - "What Investors Can Do to Minimize Taxes Next Year", Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304734304579515980198035854

April 18, 2014 - "Don’t Let a Divorce Leave You Illiquid", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/04/18/dont-let-a-divorce-leave-you-illiquid/

April 17, 2014 - "Tax lessons learned for the 2013 season", Investment News
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20140417/BLOG03/140419927

April 17, 2014 - "Why an Elite Education Is Worth the Price of Admission", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/04/17/why-an-elite-education-is-worth-the-price-of-admission/

April 16, 2014 - "Criteria for Investing in an IPO (if You Must)", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/04/16/criteria-for-investing-in-an-ipo-if-you-must/

April 14, 2014 - "The Pros and Cons of a Roth 401(k) Conversion", Wall Street Journalhttp://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/04/14/the-pros-and-cons-of-a-roth-401k-conversion/

April 12, 2014 - "Tips to make filing your taxes less painful", CNN Headline Newshttp://www.hlntv.com/video/2014/04/12/ted-jenkin-filing-taxes-tax-day-mistakes

April 10, 2014 - "One Investment Term That Should Drift Away", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/04/10/one-investment-term-that-should-drift-away/

April 7, 2014 - "The Hidden Risks of Target-Date Funds", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/04/07/the-hidden-risks-of-target-date-funds/

April 7, 2014 - "Two Ways to Cut Investment-Related Taxes", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/04/07/two-ways-to-cut-investment-related-taxes/

April 1, 2014 - "Tips for Advising the Young, Rich and Clueless", Financial Advisor IQ
http://www.financialadvisoriq.com/c/852874/76714/tips_advising_young_rich_clueless

March 27, 2014 - "New Kitces Network to Target Planners for Gen X & Y", Financial Planning
http://www.financial-planning.com/news/michael-kitces-alan-moore-launching-x-y-planning-network/

March 20, 2014 - "The Financial Challenges of Later Marriages", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/03/20/the-financial-challenges-of-later-marriages/

March 19, 2014 - "The No. 1 Thing Grandparents Can Give", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/03/19/the-no-1-thing-grandparents-can-give/

March 18, 2014 - "The Sandwich Generation Needs a Financial Plan", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/03/18/the-sandwich-generation-needs-a-financial-plan/

March 17, 2014 - "Why Younger Workers Might Want to Borrow From a 401(k)", Wall Street Journal
http://blogs.wsj.com/experts/2014/03/17/why-younger-workers-might-want-to-borrow-from-a-401k/

February 09, 2014 - "Adviser goals, company policies shape social media content strategies", Investment News
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20140209/REG/302099995#

January 22, 2013 - "'Bring your own device': Advisers adopt centralized mobile device management", InvestmentNews
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20140122/FREE/140129994

January 12, 2013 - "10 tips for making the perfect pitch", USA Today
http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2014/01/12/10-tips-for-making-the-perfect-pitch-cnbc/4396281/

January 07, 2013 - "4 Tips To Better Structure Your Financial Advisory Firm For Gen X Clients", Nerd's Eye View
http://www.kitces.com/blog/4-tips-to-better-structure-your-financial-advisory-firm-for-gen-x-clients/

December 31, 2013 - "Financial Advisers Set Goals for New Year", The Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304591604579292230135551474

December 30, 2013 - "Ted Jenkin founder of Oxygen Financial talks money management in sports", CSS Sports
https://www.csssports.com/video_content_type/ted-jenkin-founder-oxygen-financial-talks-money-management-sports

December 26, 2013 - "New Year's Financial Resolutions", Main Street
http://www.mainstreet.com/article/money/investing/new-years-financial-resolutions

December 18, 2013 - "MarketWatch: Cars Come First in American Debtors' Hearts", Money News
http://www.moneynews.com/Personal-Finance/cars-loans-debt-payment/2013/12/18/id/542608

December 18, 2013 - "This is the bill most Americans pay first", Market Watch
http://www.marketwatch.com/story/proof-americans-love-their-cars-too-much-2013-12-18

December 08, 2013- "How to generate leads in a mobile-tech world", Investment News
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20131208/REG/312089983#

December 03, 2013- "oXYGen Financial Named one of Inc. 5000's Fastest Growing American Businesses", Yahoo Finance
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/oxygen-financial-named-one-inc-181300083.html

December 03, 2013- "oXYGen Financial Named one of Inc. 5000's Fastest Growing American Businesses", Atlanta Business Chronicle
http://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/prnewswire/press_releases/Georgia/2013/12/03/MN26056?ana=prnews

December 03, 2013- "Atlanta Company Sees 264% Top Line Growth Over Three-year Period", Worth
http://markets.financialcontent.com/worth/news/read/25797674/oXYGen_Financial_Named_one_of_Inc._5000%27s_Fastest_Growing_American_Businesses

November 01, 2013- "Generating client leads online: Give it away", InvestmentNews
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20131101/FREE/131109994

October 3, 2013- "Enlisting eMoney Advisor to boost your bottom line", InvestmentNews
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20131003/BLOG02/131009966

September 26, 2013- "3 tips to improve your LinkedIn profile", InvestmentNews - Tech Connect
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20130926/BLOG02/130929931

September 19, 2013- "How to Build a Mobile Business Card", InvestmentNews
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20130919/FREE/130919875

September 17, 2013- "Tactics to Keep Good (and Young) Advisory Staff", Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323527004579080934070783164.html

September 15, 2013- "Video isn't just for profiles anymore", InvestmentNews
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20130915/REG/309159998

September 09, 2013- "An analytics tool better than Google for advisers?", InvestmentNews
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20130909

September 05, 2013 - "Retirement Planning for Millennials", Wall Street Journal
http://on.wsj.com/17AKk6c

July 22nd 2013 - "Advisory firm invites clients, others to 'hang' in high-tech office" | Investment News
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20130722/FREE/130729991

June 11th 2013 - Ted Jenkin talks Money Management in Sports on the CSS Dantanna’s Late Night Sports Show
http://www.csssports.com/show/114056/episode/329846

June 5th 2013 - You Must Hire Professional Consultants | Small Biz Club Series :
http://smallbizclub.com/component/k2/item/632-you-must-hire-professional-consultants?Itemid=648


June 5th 2013 You Must Hire Professional Consultants | Small Biz Club Series :
http://smallbizclub.com/component/k2/item/632-you-must-hire-professional-consultants?Itemid=648

June 3rd 2013 The Danger of Being Undercapitalized | Small Biz Club Series
http://www.smallbizclub.com/component/k2/item/497-the-danger-of-being-undercapitalized

May 29th 2013 - Avoid Rookie Mistakes | Small Biz Club Series
http://smallbizclub.com/component/k2/item/560-avoid-rookie-mistakes?Itemid=648

May 23rd 2013 - Know Your Role As The Owner | Small Biz Club Series
http://smallbizclub.com/component/k2/item/540-know-your-role-as-the-owner?Itemid=594

May 5th 2013 - Mining LinkedIn for rollover assets
http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20130505/REG/305059997

March 26 2013: PGA Tour golfer Bolli signs with financial services company
http://www.sportspromedia.com/news/pga_tour_golfer_bolli_signs_with_financial_services_company