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Wealth Management AdvisorFirst Vice President - Wealth ManagementPARKWOOD FIVE510 E. 96TH STREET
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Our PhilosophyClients come first at Merrill Lynch. It's part of our tradition. It's important to us to really get to know you and what matters most to you. That's because once we understand your priorities, we focus on helping you pursue the financial goals you've set for yourself and your family.You can expect thoughtful advice and guidance, with access to the investment insights of Merrill Lynch and the banking convenience of Bank of America. It's not about industry benchmarks - it's about you and your hopes and dreams.Josette C. Rathbun, CFP®First Vice President – Wealth ManagementWealth Management AdvisorJosette has over 25 years of experience helping individuals with retirement planning, asset management and diversifying concentrated positions of stock. She works with estate planning services and helps others partake in charitable gifting.Josette holds the CFP® certification awarded by the Certified Financial Planning Board of Standards, Inc. and has an MBA with a concentration in Planning and Wealth Management. Josette serves as a member of the Executive Committee for United Way of Central Indiana’s Women United Membership. She is also an Advisory Board Member for the United Negro College Fund for the State of Indiana and is a member of the Indianapolis Women’s Club. Josette has served on the St. Vincent’s Hospital Network’s Foundation Board. She has also served on the Boards of Directors for the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra and the International Violin Competition.Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. owns the certification marks CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM and CFP® in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.
Chris RathbunFinancial AdvisorChris spent thirty years in the pharmaceutical industry. For the past twelve years, he has been working with the Rathbun Group devoting most of his time to client service functions. Recently he entered a Team Financial Advisor role supporting the Planning function. He does not provide any legal and/or tax advice. Outside the office, Chris is very active in his church including singing in the choir. Cathleen MorrisonRegistered Client AssociateCathleen graduated from Marian University with a Bachelor's degree in Finance. She made the Dean's List every year. Cathleen lives with her dog, Buddy, on the northwest side of Indianapolis. She enjoys spending time with her family and dog, traveling, reading and watching sports especially football and basketball.Neither Merrill Lynch or its Financial Advisors provide tax, accounting or legal advice. Clients should review any planned financial transactions or arrangements that may have tax, accounting or legal implications with their personal professional advisors.Some or all alternative investments may not be suitable for all investors.
Josette Rathbun is registered to do business in : CA, CT, FL, IL, IN, LA, NC, NY, OH, OR, SC, TN
Chris Rathbun is registered to do business in : AR, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MI, MN, NC, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, TN, VA, WI, WV
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