Richardson Private Wealth Advisors

A private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
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Background and qualification information is available at FINRA's BrokerCheck website.

Our approach

Your complimentary consultation begins with a candid conversation about your financial goals for today and the future. The initial focus is aimed at determining your present financial status and your current progress toward your goals.

    • Accumulator (5 or more years away from retirement)
    • Pre-retiree (within 5 years of retirement)
    • Retiree (currently retired)

As a client, our team of skilled advisors can help you:

    • Balance living your life today while saving for tomorrow if you are an Accumulator;
    • Navigate transitioning from Accumulator to retirement if you are a Pre-retiree; and
    • Manage living your dreams while preparing to leave a legacy for your loved ones if you are currently retired.

Our approach goes beyond advisory meetings and outstanding client service. The client experience includes invitations to events of interest including: financial informational seminars, lifestyle webinars, bring-a-friend events, and community service and volunteer opportunities. We provide you with this multi-faceted approach because we believe that your active engagement coupled with the help of our advisory team makes the road to retirement an enlightening, fun, and overall fulfilling experience.

Honored to be recognized in Forbes

We’re proud to share that James Richardson has been named the Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors list, 2019, for the state of North Carolina. It’s a comprehensive ranking of top-performing advisors from all 50 states and the District of Columbia, and James is honored to be included as he truly enjoys helping his clients achieve their financial goals. Thank you to our clients for your trust and the continued opportunity to work with you.

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Staying on track when markets are volatile

Market volatility is a natural characteristic of investment markets. Ongoing communication with your advisor can help ensure you have the personalized financial advice you need to maintain a well-diversified portfolio regardless of market conditions. (2:17)