Name: Rob McClelland, RFP, CFP, HBA
Rob is the founder and owner of The McClelland Financial Group, a Senior Financial Planner and Co-Branch Manager of Assante Capital Management Ltd. The McClelland Financial Group has thorough understanding of the diverse needs of professional and retired clients; Rob McClelland holds an Honours degree in Business Administration from the prestigious University of Western Ontario’s Richard Ivey School of Business. Rob McClelland is a Certified Financial Planner.
Question: How do you plan to adapt to the many regulatory changes that are set to affect the financial planning industry?
Answer: Luckily we moved to a fee-based practise in 2008 and have always provided detailed financial planning to our clients not just investment advice.
Question: What makes a good financial planner?
Answer: A good financial planner should be able to guide you to set realistic goals, and help you design a sensible approach to retirement.
Traits that a good financial planner should have are being a good problem solvers, can organize clients, be patient and a good listener as well they must know their industry and be a good communicator.
Founder and President, The McClleland Financial Group (1991)
Vice President and Senior Financial Advisor, Assante Capital Management & Assante Wealth Management (1995)
|Years of Experience:
23 Years of experience in the industry
- 20th Top Advisor in Canada Ranked by Wealth Professional Magazine
- 2013 Chairman's Council AWARD by Assante
- Board Member, Muskoka Lakes and Country Club
- Business Administration, The University of Western Ontario – The Richard Ivey School of Business (Graduated with honours)
Richmond Hill, Ontario
||Married with 3 children
- Written for the Financial Post
- He played for the Toronto Hockey Team for 10 years
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