Distance Metro area (25 miles)
- CFA = Chartered Financial Analyst
- CFP = Certified Financial Planner
- ChFC = Chartered Financial Consultant
- CIMA = Certified Investment Management Analyst
- CDFA = Certified Divorce Financial Analyst
- CPA = Certified Public Accountant
- PFS = Personal Financial Specialist
Over 30 Years of Financial Experience
Jim received his master’s degree in Taxation from Georgetown University, an MBA from the College of William & Mary, and a bachelor's degree from Cornell University.
Jim is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and has also been awarded the Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) credential by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), joining the elite group of financial professionals who have demonstrated advanced knowledge of tax, estate, retirement, investment and insurance planning.
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Norman Hostetler (CRD# 1321470) is an Investment Advisor Representative working at Lion Street Advisors, LLC in Clarksville, MD and has over 33 years of experience in the finance industry. Norman Hostetler has taken additional exams to become a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®). CFP professionals must pass the comprehensive CFP Certification Examination, pass CFP Board's Fitness Standards for Candidates and Registrants, agree to abide by CFP Board's Code of Ethics and Professional Responsibility and Rules of Conduct which put clients' interests first and comply with the Financial Planning Practice Standards.
Robert Feirson (CRD# 2493552) is an Investment Advisor Representative working at Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated in Clarksville, MD and has over 23 years of experience in the finance industry.
Marguerita M. Cheng is the Chief Executive Officer at Blue Ocean Global Wealth in Rockville, MD and has over 17 years of experience in the finance industry.
Prior to co-founding Blue Ocean Global Wealth, she was a Financial Advisor at Ameriprise Financial and an Analyst and Editor at Towa Securities in Tokyo, Japan. Marguerita is a spokesperson for the AARP Financial Freedom Campaign and a regular columnist for Kiplinger.
Marguerita is a CFP® professional, a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor(SM), a Retirement Income Certified Professional® and a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst.
John Hensley (CRD# 1316159) is an Investment Advisor Representative working part-time at Palatine Advisors, Inc. (my firm) in Herndon, VA and has 17 year of experience in the finance industry.
My professional experience includes working full time in institutional pension management, overseeing plans from $3 billion to $12 billion and currently I am a fixed income specialist with one of the 20 largest pension plans in the U.S. This experience provides insight and the ability to allocate assets in a structured, disciplined, and customized approach where fees are of paramount importance.
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