Erin Nelsen


Asset Planning Inc.

Financial Advisor

Erin Nelsen


Asset Planning Inc.

Financial Advisor

As a fee-only financial planner, my focus is to offer unbiased financial advice to help you achieve your life goals. - Erin Nelsen, CFP®

(714) 827-5794

Fee Only Financial Planner Located in Cypress, CA and Serving the Greater Los Angeles Area

Erin Nelsen is a Cypress, CA fee-only financial planner. Asset Planning Inc. 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, Erin Nelsen is never paid a commission of any kind, and has a legal obligation to provide unbiased and trustworthy financial advice.

Erin Nelsen, CFP® is a Cypress, CA Financial Advisor that manages portfolios & conducts hourly financial planning for Asset Planning.  Erin holds the Certified Financial Planner™ & Registered Investment Advisor Representative professional designations.  Erin has expertise in various financial planning areas such as investments, taxes, estate divisions, divorce planning, public and private pension options, social security, real estate, insurance analysis, recent widow planning, and many other complex financial issues that arise.  Erin has been with Asset Planning since April 2007. Erin is thankful to have found her prefect forever firm. Asset Planning holds a high standard of care for both it's clients and staff, and everyone is truely valued as family. 

An Orange County native, Erin earned her Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Cal State Fullerton. Erin completed the Personal Financial Program at CSUF. Erin is an active member of the Orange County Financial Planning Association and has been a volunteer teacher of personal finance to elementary kids through the community outreach program Junior Achievement. 

Erin Nelsen is a Fee-Only Financial Advisor and a member of NAPFA, the largest network of Fee-Only Financial Planners. Fee-Only means Erin is only compensated directly by her clients & does not sell products nor accept commissions for the investments she recommends. Erin is proud to have built her career solely on the independent Fee-Only side of the wealth management industry.

When Erin is not at the job she loves, she is busy tending to her garden, scouting out new resturants to try with her husband/high school sweetheart of 13 years, chauffering her kids around, & serving to the ever demanding Sheltie dog & two royal cats that rule her household. 


Erin Nelsen 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
Asset Planning, Inc. provides financial planning and asset management services to individuals, businesses and trusts. With nearly 80 years of combined financial services experience, our staff is fully qualified to offer investment advice, portfolio management services, and financial planning to both pre and post retirement clients.

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

Ideal Clients

  • Retirees and Near Retirees
  • Growing Families
  • Business Owners and Executives
  • Sudden Money Situations
  • Novice Investors

Working Together

  • In-Office Meetings
  • Virtual Meetings
  • Clearly Defined Fees
  • No Product Sales
  • Complimentary Initial Consultation

Professional Designations & Affiliations

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Office Locations:

  • 10833 Valley View
    Cypress, CA 90630
  • Serving all of
    Orange County, CA

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