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This site is designed to have the best educational content available for those who are interested in: asset protection,  reducing income taxes, guaranteed return (accumulation value) annuities coupled with a guaranteed income for life, creating a tax-free retirement nest egg.

Kerry Bouchard

President, Milestone Retirement Financial

Kerry Bouchard is an Investment Advisor Representative with Simplicity Wealth, LLC., and brings to you 30 years of experience in Investment Planning to his clients. Kerry started in the Senior Market offering the “tools” of   Retirement Income, Social Security, Long Term Care, Life Insurance and Medicare and Investment Planning. His motto is “Better Planning is a Better Retirement.”

Through Milestone Retirement, Kerry’s local Agency, he is educating and enlightening area clients on how to help protect, preserve and strive to pass on an inheritance to their families. This legacy is what brings lasting peace of mind.

Kerry resides in Fenton Michigan with his lovely wife Patty of 38 years. They have three grown married children and so far, one grandchild. Kerry enjoys family vacations and supporting his wife’s nonprofit organization “The Healing Tree,” whose focus is helping individuals, couples and families heal from broken relationships. When Kerry gets a chance, trout fishing is his passion. Kerry attends Floodgate Renewal Fellowship with his wife and Family. And helps to co-lead their local men’s group.

Investment Team

Steve Osterink, Jr.

CFA®, CFP®, AIF®

Steve Jr. is the driving force behind the development and innovation of Advisory Alpha’s investment solutions and platform. He leads the investment team and brings more than a decade of experience to the firm as well as extensive knowledge of personal finance and asset management, as evidenced by his CFA®, CFP®, and AIF® designations.

Steve Osterink, SR.

With nearly 40 years of experience in the financial services industry and working with investors, Steve Sr. co-leads the investment team. He has an uncanny ability to focus in on practical solutions to complex problems, and his wisdom is a valuable resource for the firm.

Nick Heinrich

CFP®

Holding the CFP® designation and as a CFA® Candidate, Nick leads a team of financial planning consultants that implement various portfolio analysis and planning resources with the goal of improving clients’ financial situations. Nick is a key member of the investment team and is positioned to craft comprehensive solutions to financial challenges that span all stages of the financial planning process.

Jon Lohr

CFA®

Jon has a diverse background in corporate finance and investment management. He manages the daily investment research and portfolio management responsibilities for the investment team which involves asset allocation research, fund monitoring and due diligence, investment strategy evaluation and implementation, and performance monitoring.

Brian Kragt

Dedicated to detail, responsiveness and efficiency, Brian is responsible for the firm’s trade management and portfolio accounting systems. This includes everything from
implementing portfolio investment decisions, account rebalancing, cash management functions, trade execution, account billing, and performance reporting.

Janine Osterink

Janine manages our accounting and financial systems, human resources functions, and office operations. She is also a key member of our compliance team and supports various departments across our firm including trading, financial planning, performance reporting, and account billing.

Mike Baker

Mike has a strong background in computer science and statistics which aids in his role as a key member of our operations team. He leads our technology initiatives as well as
supports the trade management and portfolio accounting functions.

Jared Margolies

Mr. Margolies serves as Director of Compliance. Mr. Margolies is responsible for developing and enhancing the compliance protocol across the Group. Mr. Margolies has over 20 years of compliance and supervisory experience, including leading the compliance team at a global life and annuity wealth management insurance company. Mr. Margolies earned a B.A. in Business from Stockton University.

Plan For Your Future

There is no one “best place” to put your retirement money because each individual and couple has unique requirements, different tolerances for risk, and need their money at different times. Likewise, there is no one place to keep your money that fits everyone for exactly the same reasons. Your unique circumstances must be taken into consideration if you seek to find the “most favorable place” for your retirement money. This is where we can be of service.