Walt  Mozdzer

Walt Mozdzer

| CFP®, CAP®

Syverson Strege and Company

Fee Only Financial Planner Located in West Des Moines, IA 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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4400 Westown Parkway
Suite 405
West Des Moines, IA 50266

Walt Mozdzer 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?

Walt Mozdzer is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERpractitioner and a Senior Fee-Only Planner with Syverson Strege and Company. His day-to-day responsibilities include preparing and updating financial and investment plans, meeting with clients, and managing all facets of his clients' financial well-being. Having acquired broad financial services experience in tax, retirement plans and investment theory, Walt joined the firm in 1999 and is a current shareholder.

He is a member of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA), a fee-only association of financial planners who have each demonstrated competence using a rigorous peer-review process. Walt is also a member and past board member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) local chapter and belongs to the International Association of Advisors in Philanthropy (AIP). He recently completed and received the Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP) designation. He has participated in numerous community outreach efforts and has been quoted in the The New York Times, AARP Magazine, Des Moines Register, Des Moines Business Record, Money Magazine, SmartMoney, Wall Street Journal, DTN/The Progressive Farmer Magazine, FoxBusiness.com, and Consumer Reports Money Adviser

Walt is a member of the firm's Operations Team and Strategic Planning team. He originally hails from Boca Raton, Florida, is a former Navy officer and a graduate of Duke University. He lives now in Altoona with his wife Janna. In his off-time, Walt enjoys staying fit, gourmet cooking, and landscaping projects.