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Grant Blindbury has been working in the Investment Advisory industry since 2003 managing assets of affluent individuals and pension plans.  Grant earned his bachelor’s degree in Business & Economics at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) in 2001.  Grant specializes in working with clients approaching or entering retirement and positions them for a successful retirement by coordinating their most important financial affairs.  Grant’s goal, as his client’s personal CFO, is to deliver both the financial outcome and experience necessary to accomplish their most important goals.  In 2007, Grant earned the professional credential CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®).  He is an active member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) and participates in multiple professional learning groups.  He is on the Board of Directors for both the Conejo Valley Estate Planning Council and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ventura County.  From the outset he was drawn to the client-centric model that fee-based advisory services provided and joined forces with Fields Financial Associates, Inc.  He would later partner with the founders of Fields Financial Associates to form FMB Wealth Management.  In September 2012, Grant was recognized by the Pacific Coast Business Times as one of the top 40 up-and-coming businessmen and women under 40 from San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties. 

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