Success Begins at the Top
It was John Lennon who said, ‘Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.’
I wholeheartedly agree: That’s why at SWA, the creation of each and every comprehensive financial plan begins with an informal consultation.
This strategy informs us where you are now, where you want to be, what’s important to you and your family, and helps you become better prepared to handle life’s uncertainties.
Let’s arrange a meeting to sit down and talk about creating your customized plan that will provide you with peace of mind as we help keep you, your family and your dreams on-track for the future
Richard Hanseen, CPA, PFS began practicing as a certified public accountant in 1977 and held positions with public accounting firms in Salt Lake City, Seattle, and Las Vegas; as a controller in the gaming industry, where he was part of a team that developed the first master limited partnership underwritten by Merrill Lynch. That finance team raised approximately $500 million.
He was a partner in the firm Hanseen and Watts; managing partner in the Las Vegas office of Draper Smart Hanseen & Associates and business manager/financial officer with Weddle Caldwell Advertising.
Richard’s solid career as a successful CPA qualifies him today to uniquely serve clients in the financial planning and investment advisory field with the same time-honored integrity and objectivity attributed to the CPA profession. Thirteen years ago, he established Strategic Wealth Advisors to work directly with clients and collaborating with peer professionals to work with their clients.
Richard’s professional memberships and associations include National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, The Financial Planning Association, American Institution of Certified Public Accountants, Nevada Society of Certified Public Accountants (Past President), the Utah Society of Certified Public Accountants, Las Vegas Rotary (Past Treasurer), Communities in Schools of Las Vegas (Past Treasurer), Nevada Development Authority, Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce/Business Council circle of excellence award recipient, Bishop Gorman High School (Past Board Member), and the University of Utah alumni (Past President).
Enjoying residency in the Las Vegas area since 1980, where he resides with his bride, Ronda, Richard is originally from Salt Lake City where he attended the University of Utah, earning a B.S. in Finance and B.S. in Accounting.
Call SWA today at 702-362-3123 to schedule your free initial consultation.