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About Our Firm

Money Wise is a full service financial planning firm specializing in income planning for individuals who are nearing or in retirement. Understanding the vast difference between investing and planning, Money Wise takes a holistic approach to income planning. We believe when it comes to planning start with the end in mind and education is the key.

Our comprehensive planning process will address all areas of your financial life from evaluating your spending habits, comprehensive risk analysis, income planning, social security planning to legacy planning. The end result for your detailed income plan is simple- Protect Your Financial Independence!

As Investment Adviser Representatives Cristina and Nancy are held to a fiduciary standard which means they must act in your best interest.

Meet Our Team

Nancy Fromm, co-owner

In 1986, I began my career in the financial and insurance industry. As owner/advisor of Money Wise, I specialize in our clients’ distribution stage of their lives by creating a values-based retirement income plan. At this stage, it’s about preservation, income planning and knowing you will not run out of income before you run out of life. It is incredibly gratifying for me to assist our clients in achieving the financial future in retirement that they have dreamed about their entire lives.

Cristina Acosta, co-owner

Being a native of Arizona, I have developed solid roots in the community I work and live in. After completing my bachelor’s degree in business from Arizona State University, I knew I wanted to build a career and eventually raise a family in Arizona. My interest in finance has blossomed into a career of over 20 years. As owner/advisor of Money Wise, it has allowed me to advise our clients in a way that really makes an impact. Serving individuals who are nearing or in retirement, I understand they are at Point A in their lives and they want to get to Point B. Our firm assists by building the bridge that will take them there. There is a direct correlation between our financial and physical health, and if one is out of balance, it impacts the other. I strongly believe that knowledge is key for our clients to fully understand the vast difference between investing and planning.

Kelly Golner, Marketing Director

I am an Arizona native and a proud graduate of the University of Arizona. I have worked in the Business Office Administration industry for over 25 years with an emphasis in Marketing and Client Relations. For the past 10 years, I have enjoyed getting to know our clients and building lasting relationships with them.

When not working, I enjoy scrapbooking, reading, traveling, hiking and spending time with my family which includes my husband of almost 25 years and 3 daughters.

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