Saurin Makim

Baystate Wealth Advisors LLC


Saurin Makim

Baystate Wealth Advisors LLC


As a fee-only financial planner, my focus is to offer unbiased financial advice to help you achieve your life goals. - Saurin Makim

Fee-only Boston Financial Advisor, serving clients locally and across the country

Saurin Makim is a Newton, MA fee-only financial advisor serving clients locally and across the country. Baystate Wealth Advisors LLC provides comprehensive financial planning to help technology professionals, doctors and medical professionals and their families organize, grow and protect their assets through life’s transitions. As a fee-only, fiduciary, and independent financial advisor, Saurin Makim is never paid a commission of any kind, and has a legal obligation to provide unbiased and trustworthy financial advice.

Hi, I am Saurin Makim. I am the proud father of two teen-aged kids, a lucky husband, and the founder of Baystate Wealth Advisors.

My previous career was in software development and Technical Project management at a few  Fortune 500 companies in Chicago and Boston. I had a strong desire to pursue a career in personal finance after working for few years at my first corporate job at Motorola Solutions at the turn of the century. I became fascinated with nuances of 401k, Roth IRA, Traditional IRA etc. and helping friends and family out with financial literacy and investment management. But during that time true financial planning was not common. Aggressive product sales were the norm and was called financial planning. And I wanted no part of that. Recent technology advances and industry support for comprehensive financial planning services and consumer awareness of benefits of fee only advisors make it viable to run an independent, fee-only financial planning practice. It was time to launch Baystate Wealth Advisors, LLC.

I would genuinely love to connect with you and learn about your story, your struggles and wins even if we don’t end up working together. I value human relationships and trust above anything else in the world. I am a people person first and then a numbers person. And I cherish long lasting relationships as they grow sweeter over time.

I combine strong project management and organization skills and a keen interest in all things financial to deliver desired outcomes for you and your family, increasing the likelihood of achieving your life goals. I work hard behind the scenes to help you understand your financial situation, think through your goals and earn your trust every single day. I have mixed the science and art of financial planning/ investment management. My goal is to help you get organized, accountable, educated, and comfortable with your finances so you can focus on the things that matter most to you.

Having achieved financial independence personally, I understand firsthand how liberating it is to pursue your lifelong goals and want to help others achieve the same. I will be your greatest cheerleader, friendly advisor and confidante as we embark together on the journey of finding financial freedom and independence for you and your family

Saurin Makim is a Member of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors

The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) is a 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.

Baystate Wealth Advisors LLC is a fee only financial planning firm based in Boston, MA dedicated to creating better financial outcomes and enriching lives for busy healthcare and technology professionals and their families. We aim to deliver best results for you, not shareholders or private equity holders. And we don’t toe any company line.

We collaborate to meet your financial and life goals on your terms. We incorporate life planning methods to understand and connect with you on a very deep level to understand who you truly are and what you desire and what you want your legacy to be. We will meet with you where you are. You will find us very easy to work with. We are super organized, detail oriented and supportive of your life goals. And we love simplicity, focusing on the big picture and taking one step at a time to achieve a fulfilling life.

Our investing practice is rooted in Mordern Portfolio Theory. We choose investments to minimize costs while providing proper diversification. We help fast track retirement and generate passive income in a tax efficient manner.

We aim to be your Guiding Advocate, a Strategic Partner and your Trusted Advisor.

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 & Estate Planning
  • Equity Compensation

Ideal Clients

  • Technology Professionals
  • Doctors & Medical Professionals
  • Retirees and Near Retirees
  • Growing Families
  • Business Owners and Executives

Working Together

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

Professional Designations & Affiliations

  • National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA)
    Saurin Makim is a NAPFA Member

    The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) is a leading professional association of Fee-Only financial advisors—highly trained professionals who are committed to working in the best interests of those they serve.

  • XY Planning Network
    Saurin Makim is a Member of the XY Planning Network

    The XY Planning Network is the leading organization of fee-only financial advisors who are focused on working with Generation X and Generation Y clients. Our mission is to connect consumers with best-in-class financial advisors who specialize in working with clients just like you.

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Office Locations:

  • 8 Adams Street
    Newton, MA 02460

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