William A. Edwards, Jr., ChFC, founder and owner of Financial Management Consultants of Virginia, currently holds a Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designation from the American College located in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. Bill started in the financial services industry selling insurance and investments on a commission basis in 1985 and began providing financial planning services in 1993. In 1998, he began Fee-Only financial planning in order to eliminate all conflicts of interest in the planning process. Bill specializes in services to Middle-America.
Mr. Edwards is a Registered Investment Advisor with the State of Virginia and is an active member of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) and the National Association of Tax Practitioners (NATP).
Bill has worked with individuals and business owners in developing plans to define and achieve their goals in the areas of Investment Planning and Management Services, Retirement Planning, College Funding Planning, Budget and Cash Flow Management Strategies, Insurance Planning, Tax Planning and Preparation, Estate Planning and Business Planning. He has also conducted seminars on Comprehensive Financial Planning.
Bill is married to Cindy and has two children, Erik and Erin.