Local financial planner earns certification
SALEM– Hunter Associates places great priority on continuing education and building high levels of expertise throughout the firm. J. Michael “Mike” H. McCulloch recently completed the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER† (CFP®) program. Those with the CFP® designation have demonstrated competency in all areas of finance related to financial planning. Candidates complete studies on many topics, including stocks, bonds, taxes, insurance, retirement planning and estate planning.
The CFP® designation compliments the training specific to the financial industry that McCulloch has already completed. This includes the Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) designation, a specialized training program on the topic of the fiduciary standard of care.
McCulloch joined Hunter Associates in 2018. Prior to joining Robert McCulloch, John Scarpitti and Dan Scarpitti as an investment advisor, he managed technology projects in New York City and was a product lead for a real estate startup from the company’s early stages through their Series A funding round. His career prior to that involved work on international projects for Sesame Street in New York City and New Delhi, India.
Hunter Associates is an independent wealth management firm headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa., with a branch office located in Salem. Hunter Associates is a Member of FINRA and SIPC.