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As your Financial Advisor, I can help you define and strive to meet your goals by delivering a vast array of resources to you in the way that is most appropriate for how you invest and what you want to achieve. Working together I can help you to preserve and grow your wealth. You will have access to some of the world’s most seasoned and respected investment professionals, a premier trading and execution platform and a full spectrum of investment choices.
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Education

  • BS Economics and Finance, Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • Morgan Stanley Online
    Allows you to conveniently and securely manage your account online or on your mobile device.
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  • Safe and Secure Data Access
    Our highest priority is keeping your information protected. Morgan Stanley dedicates significant resources to protecting your assets and personal information. 
  • Morgan Stanley Mobile App
    Access your account wherever, whenever using the Morgan Stanley Mobile App. The Mobile App also offers features to help simplify your everyday finances including mobile check deposit and Send Money with Zelle®, the new and convenient way to send and receive money. 
  • Morgan Stanley Asset Aggregation
    As a Morgan Stanley client, you can now view your accounts from other financial institutions on Morgan Stanley Online or by using the Morgan Stanley Mobile App. With full visibility of your assets and liabilities all in one place, you and your Financial Advisor can obtain a comprehensive view of your total wealth to help you track your goals or start planning for your future using cutting-edge technology.
  • Convenient Connectivity
    Available on your desktop, mobile and tablet, this new feature will be conveniently integrated into Morgan Stanley Online and the Morgan Stanley Mobile App. Click here to get started
  • E-Sign
    There is no registration process for you to begin using E-Sign — all you need is a valid email address and phone number. The Personal Identification Number (PIN) can be delivered verbally via phone call or via text message. Once you receive an email from “Morgan Stanley via DocuSign”, follow the instructions to complete the process.
  • E-Authorization
    With E-Authorization, you no longer need to sign a paper Letter of Authorizations (LOA) to authorize a wire transfer request.

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Paramus, NJ 07652
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Retirement

Working with you to understand your life goals and develop a personalized wealth strategy. Today and for the years to come.
  • 401(k) Rollovers
  • IRA Plans
  • Retirement Income Strategies
  • Retirement Plan Participants
  • Annuities
The Simple Six-Step Retirement Checkup

The Simple Six-Step Retirement Checkup

Given market volatility in 2018, checking in on your retirement plan may be one of the wisest New Year’s resolutions you can make.

Investing

Working closely with you to guide your wealth and investments through the most challenging market cycles.
  • Asset Management
  • Wealth Planning
  • Traditional Investments
  • Alternative Investments
  • Impact Investing
Five Smart Strategies to Use a Bonus or Raise

Five Smart Strategies to Use a Bonus or Raise

Have extra money coming in? Here are ways to put your money to work for you now, so you can reap the rewards down the road.

Family

Creating customized financial strategies for the challenges that today's families face.
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • 529 Plans / Education Savings Planning
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Special Needs Planning
  • Trust Services
Financial Transition: A Guide for Women

Financial Transition: A Guide for Women

Here's how to take control of your finances if a death or divorce leaves you holding the reins.

Business Planning

Helping you on key aspects of your business such as ownership, liquidity and developing opportunities.
  • Succession Planning
  • Business Planning
  • Retirement Plan Sponsors
  • Qualified Retirement Plans
  • Corporate Pension Funds
6 Keys to Building a Startup

6 Keys to Building a Startup

Entrepreneurs share ideas and learnings from the experience of starting a company.

Philanthropy

Making sure your philanthropic dollars are managed with the same high quality service as the rest of your wealth.
  • Endowments
  • Foundations
  • Donor Advised Funds
  • Impact Investing
A New Roadmap for Mission Alignment

A New Roadmap for Mission Alignment

Non-profits, foundations and endowments need to ensure that their sources of capital are in sync with their stated goals.

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Your Financial World. On the Go.

Your Financial World. On the Go.

With the Morgan Stanley Mobile App, you’ll have the freedom to manage your investments and instantly access a suite of personal cash management tools.
Learn more about Your Financial World. On the Go.
Reserved | Living & Giving

Reserved | Living & Giving

Our complimentary program for eligible clients provides you and your family with access to exclusive offers and discounts from premium travel, automotive, health and wellness, and retail brands as well as curated insights from Morgan Stanley.
Learn more about Reserved | Living & Giving
Sign Up for eDelivery

Sign Up for eDelivery

With eDelivery, you’ll have easy access to statements, trade confirmations, general correspondence and much more.
Learn more about Sign Up for eDelivery
Access Morgan Stanley Online

Access Morgan Stanley Online

Morgan Stanley Online provides a comprehensive view of your assets and liabilities, projected income, breaking news, research and much more.
Learn more about Access Morgan Stanley Online
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