About Scott Tucker
President & Founder,
Scott Tucker Solutions, Inc.
Investment Adviser Representative,
Wealth Financial Advisory Services, LLC
Scott Tucker has an extensive career in financial services. Scott focuses on comprehensive retirement planning, and income planning.
Utilizing a combination of techniques and experience gained from helping hundreds of clients successfully manage and improve their finances, and their lives, Scott is driven by his clients’ successes.
Scott finds nothing is more rewarding than creating a successful plan that helps a client ease, or completely eliminate, their financial stressors, worries, and fears.
Scott stresses that improving your finances, improves your entire life!
Scott is an investment adviser representative (“IAR”) for Wealth Financial Advisory Services, LLC, an SEC-registered advisory firm.
As an IAR, Scott is held to a Fiduciary standard of client care. This standard legally-requires Scott to place his clients interests ahead of his own, or of any firm that he represents.
Many other financial service representatives are not held to this high legal standard of client care.
As an Investment Adviser Representative, Scott offers investment portfolios, and wealth management opportunities, with clear, candid, and unbiased advice.
Scott is regularly quoted in the financial media, and has been quoted by Forbes, CNBC, US News & World Report, the Daily Herald, and so on.
Scott also enjoys teaching, in a classroom environment, on retirement planning topics, at local college campuses.
Scott grew-up in Lansing, Michigan, and served 5-years active-duty in the United States Navy, as a cryptologist, supporting the National Security Agency, as well as three fleet commanders.
During his service, Scott was stationed in Orlando, Pensacola, in Scotland, and in Norfolk, on-board USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), a nuclear-powered, Nimitz-class aircraft carrier.
While on The Roosevelt, Scott saw service in the Caribbean, in Halifax, the north Atlantic, Mediterranean, Suez Canal, Red Sea, Indian Ocean, and Persian Gulf.
Scott visited Italy, took a side trip to Austria, visited Greece (Corfu & Rhodes), visited Israel twice (Haifa, with a side trip to Jerusalem & Bethlehem), and the United Arab Emirates.
While in the UAE he explored the Hatta Mountains with Sailors and Marines from his ship.
Scott has served in conflicts in the former Yugoslavia, and Iraq.
While stationed in Scotland, he played hockey for the Aberdeen North Stars, touring Scotland & England.
While on-board the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), he served as alternate-captain of the ship’s varsity hockey team, “The Big Sticks,” a team which he founded and named.
Scott was awarded a Letter of Commendation by Rear Admiral Fallon, a Navy/Marine Corps Achievement Medal, and earned other medals, commendations, and the like.
Scott was also selected for duty at The White House, based upon his service record.
Scott left the Navy at age 23, and returned home, to Lansing, Michigan, to finish his studies, as he worked full-time, while attending college full-time, and while coaching high school hockey, in the very same league in which he once played.
In 1998, Scott earned his Bachelors of Business Administration (Business Management) from Cleary University, in Ann Arbor, cum laude.
Upon graduating, Scott moved to Chicago, and started his career in financial services. Scott has always focused on helping families with their finances.