Lazetta Rainey Braxton

Lazetta Rainey Braxton


Financial Fountains, LLC

Fee Only Financial Planner Located in Baltimore, MD and Serving Clients Nationwide


  • Fee-Only Financial Services
  • Comprehensive Financial Planning
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Investment Management
  • Retirement Planning
  • Education Planning
  • Elder Care Issues
  • Estate Planning
  • Insurance Analysis
  • Charitable Giving and Trusts
  • Planning for Business Owners
  • Cash Flow and Budgeting

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300 East Lombard Street
Suite 840
Baltimore, MD 21202

Lazetta Braxton is a NAPFA-Registered Financial Advisor.
NAPFA is the country's leading association of Fee Only Financial Planners.
What is "Fee Only Financial Planning," and why is it important?

Lazetta Rainey Braxton, CFP® is founder and CEO of Financial Fountains, a fee-only financial planning firm and registered investment adviser.   She assists individuals, families, and institutions with achieving financial well-being and contributing to the common good through financial planning and investment management.  Lazetta is committed to helping households turn income into wealth and wealth into income through a holistic, client-centered approach.

Lazetta’s articles and blogs have been published by CNBC, TIME MONEY, Nightly Business Report, and the Journal of Financial Planning. She has been quoted in national publications such as Investment News, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Kiplinger’s, Black Enterprise, Essence, and Diversity Women.  She is a member of the CNBC Digital Financial Advisor Council.  She enjoys speaking on financial planning topics for audiences from various backgrounds and professions.

As an advocate of financial literacy and diversity in the profession, Lazetta serves as President of the Association of African American Financial Advisors and chairs the Financial Planning Association of Maryland Community Outreach committee.  She is a member of the CFP Board Women’s Initiative Council, and the Foundation for Financial Planning Grants Committee. 
Lazetta holds an MBA in finance and entrepreneurship from Wake Forest University and a BS in finance and international business from the University of Virginia. She received her Certificate of Achievement in Personal Financial Planning from Metropolitan Community College of Omaha, Nebraska and her Certified Financial Planner™ certification from the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc.