CFP®, AIF®, MBA
Allodium Investment Consultants
Director of Investment Research / Senior Investment Consultant
Fee-Only financial planner located in Minneapolis, MN, serving clients locally and across the country
Eric Hutchens is a Minneapolis, MN fee-only financial planner. Allodium Investment Consultants provides comprehensive and objective financial planning to help clients organize, grow and protect their assets through life’s transitions. As a fee-only, fiduciary, and independent financial advisor, Eric Hutchens is never paid a commission of any kind, and has a legal obligation to provide unbiased and expert financial advice.
Eric Hutchens is Director of Investment Research at Allodium Investment Consultants, specializing in investment strategies and comprehensive financial planning for affluent individuals and families. With 18 years of experience in the financial services industry, he focuses on designing and implementing goal-based, tax-efficient investment strategies to help clients achieve their unique goals.
Eric earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of St. Thomas and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Wisconsin—Madison. In addition, he earned the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) and Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®) designations to further his professional development and help him better serve clients.
Eric is a member of The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA), an exclusive professional association of fee-only advisors with the highest standards of professional competency and client-centered financial planning. Prior to joining Allodium, Eric spent 15 years with a top-ranked wealth management firm in the Twin Cities, a decade of which he served as a financial planner. Eric has also been honored with the FIVE STAR Wealth Manager recognition as published in Mpls.St.Paul Magazine.
Eric lives in the southern suburbs with his wife, two sons and two dogs. He enjoys spending his free time with family, watching sports, and attending concerts with his wife. Eric serves as elder at his church, where he likes volunteering his time and energy.
Eric Hutchens is a Member of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors
The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) is the country’s leading professional association of Fee-Only financial advisors - highly trained professionals who are committed to working in the best interests of those they serve.
NAPFA members live by three important values:
- To be the beacon for independent, objective financial advice for individuals and families.
- To be the champion of financial services delivered in the public interest.
- To be the standard bearer for the emerging profession of financial planning
Allodium is a boutique investment consulting firm serving a limited number of individual and institutional investors. In order to provide the most responsive service possible, our investment consultants typically serve 30 to 50 clients; some of our competitors serve hundreds of clients each.
We strive to give our clients peace of mind about investing. Our clients should be free to focus on what they enjoy most in life rather than spending time managing and worrying about money.
Fee-Only, Fiduciary, Independent: Three Important Criteria to Consider When Choosing a Financial Advisor.
- Comprehensive Financial Planning
- Retirement Income Planning
- Investment Management
- College Education Planning
- Tax Planning
- Retirees and Near Retirees
- Growing Families
- Business Owners and Executives
- Sudden Money Situations
- Novice Investors
- In-Office Meetings
- Virtual Meetings
- Clearly Defined Fees
- No Product Sales
- Complimentary Initial Consultation
Professional Designations & Affiliations
Eric Hutchens is a NAPFA-Registered Financial Advisor
The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) is the country’s leading professional association of Fee-Only financial advisors—highly trained professionals who are committed to working in the best interests of those they serve.
Eric Hutchens is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional - Click for Verification
CFP® professionals are held to strict ethical standards to ensure financial planning recommendations are in your best interest. What’s more, a CFP® professional must acquire several years of experience related to delivering financial planning services to clients and pass the comprehensive CFP® Certification Exam before they can use the CFP® designation.
Contact Eric Hutchens
500 Washington Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55415