Rick P. Bender ,
CFP®, LUTCF, ChFC®, CLU®, CRPS®
Rick has been involved in the financial services industry since 1992. Prior to joining Savant, he spent his entire career assisting individuals and businesses with the protection and growth of their assets. He served as vice president in the Institutional Trust and Custody Department of a major bank, where he worked with investment management and retirement plan services.
Rick earned a bachelor of science degree in sports management with a minor in business administration from The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. He serves as a volunteer coach for the YMCA, Janesville Youth Baseball, and CYO Basketball. He enjoys sports, physical fitness, outdoor activities, and traveling with his family.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ in the U.S., which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.