As an Edward Jones financial advisor, I believe it's important to invest my time to understand what you're working toward before you invest your money. It's also important to understand the level of risk you're comfortable accepting when investing so we can balance it with the steps necessary to reach your long-term goals.
I grew up in Florence, SD on a farm. I was involved in many activities in school and graduated in 1991. I attended Southwest State University where I received my bachelor's degree in business finance ('95). For as long as I can remember I have been fascinated with saving, investing and studying the financial markets.
I worked for HyVee the four years while I was in college. When I moved back to Watertown I started as the seafood manager and worked my way up to assistance director of the store. I then joined Edward Jones in 2000.
I met my wife to be, Sara, while we were in high school on a blind date. We have been married for more than 25 years. We have four very driven children, three sons and one daughter. As a family we enjoy many sports, including soccer, basketball, football and water sports.
My branch office assistants, Rita and Carmen, are dedicated to providing the highest level of service possible. Please don't hesitate to call on them.
At Edward Jones we're focused on you. The firm has thousands of people and advanced technology supporting our office so that we can help you reach your long-term financial goals.
- Retirement Savings Strategies
- Retirement Income Strategies
- Wealth Strategies
- Insurance & Annuities
- Portfolio Reviews
- Intergenerational Planning
My Personal Interests
- Movies & Entertainment
Office Address420 10th St NW
Watertown, SD 57201 opens in a new window
Phone NumberMerle A Tschakert at (605) 882-7064
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