Paradigm Financial Advisors
Fee-Only Financial Advisor serving the entire St. Louis, MO area.
James Reding is a St. Louis, MO fee-only financial planner. Paradigm Financial Advisors 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, James Reding is never paid a commission of any kind, and has a legal obligation to provide unbiased and trustworthy financial advice.
Jim Reding is the President and CEO of Paradigm Financial Advisors, LLC. A native St. Louisan, he attended Rockhurst College on an athletic scholarship for soccer, graduated with honors (B.S.B.A. in Finance and Economics) and received his Juris Doctorate from St. Louis University School of Law, cum laude. After six years working as a financial analyst with Monsanto, Jim began his Estate, Tax and Asset Protection Law firm and Comprehensive Wealth Planning firm in 1996.
A member of the National Association of Professional Financial Advisors, Accredited Investment Fiduciary (2008), the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and Missouri Bar Association, Jim has also written numerous articles on Wealth Planning including an article entitled "Millionaires in the Making" in the October 2007 issue of Money Magazine.
James Reding 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
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
James Reding 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.
James Reding is an Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF)
Advisors who have earned the Accredited Investment Fiduciary designation are able to immediately show that they are interested in and working towards the best interests of their clients. They have gone through training, met the qualifications, and passed the exam allowing use of the AIF designation.
Contact James Reding
12231 Manchester Road
Des Peres, MO 63131