Jerry B. Wade is founder and President of Wade Financial Group, Inc. (WFG) and has been since its inception in 1994. WFG is an independent advisory firm in Minneapolis, Minnesota, which provides comprehensive financial planning, tax planning, investment management and estate planning for high net worth families located across the U.S. A native of New Castle, Indiana, Mr. Wade is a 1981 graduate of Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Communications. Before founding the Adviser in 1994, he spent 10 years associated with American Express Financial Advisors. During his tenure with American Express Financial Advisors, Mr. Wade functioned as a financial planner, trainer and strategic consultant to IDS/Amex senior management. WFG is consistently identified in national rankings such as Worth Magazine’s “Top 100 Most Exclusive Financial Advisors in the U.S.,” and Wealth Manager Magazine’s “Top 300 Wealth Managers”. You can visit my blog at http://jerry-b-wade.blogspot.com.