Experience, Service, Value
Robert J. Gavrich, California-Licensed Investment Adviser
- 39 years investment industry experience.
- Former floor trader; upstairs trader for major Wall Street firm.
- 32 years experience as an investment adviser.
- Has written more than 60 investor education articles for Charles Schwab.
- Developer of Wealth Management Presentation System (WealthMAPS) for Wells Fargo.
- USCF-rated Chess Master at age 17, ranked in top 25 juniors in the US.
- As of early 2021, Seasonal Strategy maintains fewer than 35 client relationships today (compared to 350 or more for the average broker from a large firm).
- Independent fee-only adviser
— Compensated according to client’s assets, not by transactions.
— My fee grows only as your portfolio grows.
— Not captive of any firm, no conflicts of interest.
— Fiduciary status means client’s interests come first.
- Every client receives an Investment Policy Statement appropriate to their risk profile.
- Every client receives a personalized cover letter every quarter, not a form letter.
- Sophisticated portfolio accounting and reporting software, PortfolioCenter (Envestnet/Tamarac), offers visually compelling reports that consolidate all of your accounts into one unified portfolio, detailing its asset class composition, overall performance, and performance of each asset class and individual investment.
- Direct contact with your portfolio manager, not an administrator or customer service representative.
- Most accounts custodied through Schwab Institutional or TD Ameritrade Institutional.
- Central San Francisco Bay Area location.
- Highly competitive annual fee, as low as 0.60% per year.
- Seasonal Strategy can assist clients with more complex financial planning issues, as well as qualified referrals to tax and insurance planning experts, through Susan Gavrich, CFP.