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Alex Gast, Financial Advisor serving the Birmingham, AL area - Ameriprise Advisors

Alex Gast


Financial Advisor

Certified Fund Specialist
MavenCross Wealth Advisors
Years of Experience
This number may include years as a financial advisor, and/or experience as a registered representative.
Background and qualification information is available at FINRA’s BrokerCheck website. | Ameriprise Financial Services, LLC Client Relationship Summary Disclosure.

Areas of focus

  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Wealth Preservation Strategies
  • Investments
  • Business Retirement Plans
  • Cash Flow Management Strategies
  • Charitable Giving
  • Christian Financial Strategies
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Insurance
  • Investment Management
  • Retirement Income Strategies
  • Retirement Plan Distribution
  • Saving for Education
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
  • Tax Planning Strategies


  • BFA™ Behavioral Financial Advisor™
  • CFS® Certified Fund Specialist
  • FINRA Series 7 and Series 66
  • Life and Health Insurance License


  • Bachelor of Science, Biology - The University of Alabama

Awards & recognition

  • MavenCross Wealth Advisors, Ameriprise Client Experience Award, 2021

Previous experience

  • Financial Advisor, OneAscent (Birmingham, AL), 2017-2018
  • Financial Advisor, Ameriprise Financial Services, LLC (Birmingham, AL), 2014-2017

Community participation

  • Wake the World Alabama (Smith Lake, AL)
  • Cahaba Park Church PCA, Elder


  • My wife (Katherine) and I enjoy spending as much time as possible with our children.
  • I am always trying to get out and play golf and tennis as much as possible.
  • In the fall, my Saturdays are usually spent watching college football and cheering on the Alabama Crimson Tide.