Brian joined Burn Brothers Financial in 2021, is a Certified Public Acountant (CPA), and has a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from St. Cloud State University. He worked as a CPA and in IT for 25 + years with CliftonLarsonAllen, an accounting firm based in Minneapolis, with offices throughout the US.
Brian joined BBFG as a CPA/tax preparer with expertise in both individual and small business returns.
Brian is married and enjoys hiking, traveling and gardening.
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1. Credentialed as an investment advisory representative (IAR) or a registered investment advisor;
2. Actively employed as a credentialed professional in the financial services industry for a minimum of five years.
3. Favorable regulatory and complaint history review. *
4. Fulfilled their firm review based on internal firm standards.
5. Accepting new clients.
Evaluation Criteria – Considered
1. One-year client retention rate.
2. Five-year client retention rate.
3. Non-institutional discretionary and/or non-discretionary client assets administered.
4. Number of client households served.
5. Education and professional designations.
*A favorable regulatory and complaint history review is defined by Five Star Professional, as the person cannot have: (1) Been subject to a regulatory action that resulted in a license being suspended or revoked, or payment of a fine, (2) Had more than a total of three customer complaints filed against them (settled or pending) with any regulatory authority or Five Star Professional’s consumer complaint process, (3) Individually contributed to a financial settlement of a customer complaint filed with a regulatory authority, (4) Filed for personal bankruptcy, or(5) Been convicted of a felony.
The Five Star Wealth Manager award does not evaluate the quality of service provided to clients. Recipients of the award may have had unfavorable ratings. (insert # of award candidates) award candidates in the (insert area e.g., Los Angeles) area were considered for the Five Star WealthManager award. (insert number of winners), approximately (insert %)percent of award candidates, were named (insert yr) Five Star Wealth Managers. The (insert # of winners) award winners represent less than (insert %) percent of the total wealth managers in the area. The award is not indicative of the wealth manager’s future performance. The Five Star Wealth Manager Award is administered by Crescendo Business Services, LLC(dba Five Star Professional). Candidates and winners do not pay a fee to be considered or placed on the final list of Five Star Wealth Managers. Once awarded, winners, may opt to purchase additional profile ad space or related award promotional products.
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