What's Your Risk Number?
Riskalyze is cutting edge technology that pinpoints your acceptable levels of risk and reward with unparalleled accuracy. Riskalyze helps us ensure that your portfolio aligns with YOUR investment goals and expectations. Together we can take the guesswork out of your financial future.
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Who We Are
Peter Hynes CFP® has over 17 years of experience in working with university professionals and their families, offering unique expertise in providing customized investment, financial planning, and wealth management solutions for his clients.
How We Work
We first get to know you and your unique situation. Then we design and implement customized financial strategies that are aligned with your goals and values and that are continually monitored and adjusted as circumstances require.
What We Offer
Comprehensive investment, financial planning, and wealth management solutions for university faculty and staff at UNC, Duke, NC State, and other universities across the country.
Customized Financial Strategies For University Professionals
In an ever-changing financial climate, it can be difficult to navigate through the many university retirement options let alone confidently create a comprehensive financial strategy.
Peter Hynes is a Certified Financial Planner with over 17 years of experience in assisting university faculty and staff with their wealth management by offering comprehensive investment management and financial planning strategies coupled with independent advice and recommendations.Contact Us
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