Welcome to Words on Wealth! I’m Lauren Zangardi Haynes, CIMA, CFP® a Fee-Only Financial Planner and Advisor with Spark Financial Advisors in Richmond, VA and I am happy you are here. Words on Wealth was created with the goal of helping professionals with families design, build and enjoy their best lives. Compared to many financial advisers I take a different perspective on wealth. Wealth is more than money; it's time, it's experiences, and it's unique to every family.
We probably have a lot in common
I am trying to live within a budget, save for retirement, save for my kids' college educations and have some fun while doing it. Like you, I’m busy. I have three small kids who make me laugh and leave peanut butter on my shirt. I am married to a great man. I love to read nerdy financial planning articles, cook, daydream about travel and have dance parties with my kids.
Financial Advisor in Richmond, VA
I was born and raised in Williamsburg, VA. Now I live in Richmond, VA with my family. I founded Spark Financial Advisors to help people gain greater clarity and confidence around their money. In particular I focus on women with significant careers, dual-career households, and VCU Health Systems employees. Prior to starting Spark Financial Advisors I worked for Fee-Only financial planning firm in Midlothian and as a Portfolio Analyst for U.S. Trust Bank of America Private Wealth Management.
I hope you will find this blog to be helpful on your path to building, using and protecting your wealth. I would love to hear from you! I invite you to contact me with your questions and thoughts.
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