FORBES Names Paul R. Ried as One of the Top 250 Wealth Advisors for 2018

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Washington State advisor, Paul R. Ried, named by Forbes as one of the nation's 2018 elite advisors.

This is an elite group of advisors and our team is honored to be selected as part it

FORBES has named Paul R. Ried, MBA, CFP®, CEO and President of Bellevue, Washington based Paul R. Ried Financial Group, LLC (PRRFG) as one of the Top Wealth Advisors for 2018. Ried is #5 of only 6 advisors in Washington State to be named to the list.

The list of distinguished advisors was published in the September 30, 2018 issue of Forbes magazine. The list, determined by SHOOK Research, is based on an algorithm of qualitative and quantitative criteria, including, revenue trends, assets under management, compliance records, industry experience and best practices.

This year's Top Wealth Advisors list spotlights over 250 top-performing advisors across the country who were nominated by their firms—and then researched, interviewed and assigned a ranking within their respective states.

"This is an elite group of advisors and our team is honored to be selected as part of it", said Ried. Ried is the founder of PRRFG. The firm specializes in Retirement Planning, Investment Management and Estate Preservation. The native Seattle area resident has served in the financial services profession since 1986. He is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), an Eagle Scout and holds a Master’s Degree in International Business from The George Washington University.

"Education is the key to sound financial decisions". Ried is passionate about taking the complexity out of finances through education and consulting. As an instructor, he has developed and taught over five hundred corporate sponsored retirement classes to thousands of participants over a twenty-one-year period. As an advisor, he brings three decades of experience to the individual retirement planning and consulting process. For Ried and his team “Our goal is to build lifelong relationships with each client, maintaining the highest standards of quality, professionalism and integrity”.


Founded in 1986, PRRFG is based in Bellevue, Washington with clients in 33 states. They represent a dedicated and experienced financial team committed to independence and objectivity. Paul Ried is a *Registered Principal and Regional Director of Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, a full-service securities broker / dealer. *Investment advisory services offered through Paul R. Ried Financial Group, LLC, a registered investment advisor. Securities and additional investment advisory services offered through Cetera Advisors Networks LLC, member FINRA/SIPC. Cetera is under separate ownership from any other named entity.
Recognition from rating services or publications is no guarantee of future investment success. Working with a highly rated advisor does not ensure that a client or prospective client with experience a higher of performance of results. These rating should not be construed as an endorsement of the advisor by any client nor are they representative of any one client’s evaluations. Listing in this publication is not a guarantee of future investment success.

Paul R. Ried Financial Group, LLC - 10801 Main Street, Suite 201 Bellevue WA, 98004

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