While attending Arizona State, Michael worked as a college agent for Northwestern Mutual Life. After graduation, he worked as a Financial Advisor for John Hancock Financial Services for 7 years assisting clients with their Insurance and Investment needs. Michael then started Cross Financial in 2005 to take care of his clients' personal financial needs and further develop his brand as a knowledgeable and caring advisor. After celebrating 20 years in the Financial Services business, Michael recently became a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™.
The CFP® marks identify those individuals who have met the rigorous experience and ethical requirements of the CFP Board, have successfully completed financial planning coursework and have passed the CFP® Certification Examination covering the following areas: the financial planning process, risk management, investments, tax planning and management, retirement and employee benefits, and estate planning.