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Independent, Fiduciary
Financial Planning

Find your financial freedom.

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Offering Personalized
Investment Management & Financial Planning

To Those Ready To Retire In California and Beyond

Financial Planning

We take a comprehensive approach to developing your financial plan as we prepare you and your portfolio for retirement.

Financial Plans
Near You

With 19 locations throughout California, chances are you’re never too far away to get started on your financial goals with an experienced Valley Wealth advisor.

Fiduciary Responsibility
for Everyone

You don’t have to be a high-net-worth individual to have access to premier financial planning & investment management strategies.

Finally, A Financial Advisor Tailored to
Your Needs

You deserve to have a financial plan that’s as unique as you are, no matter your net worth. As you’re looking to save for retirement, we’ll work together to gain a deeper understanding of what’s most important to you now and as you approach retirement. In doing so, we can develop a custom financial plan and portfolio that reflects your needs today and goals for tomorrow.

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Planning Partners?

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Flexible Financial Planning

Designed to Help You & Your Finances Connect the Dots

What Is an RIA?

Simply put, a Registered investment Advisor (RIA) is your connection to strategic investment management and financial planning designed to fit your needs, not the needs of a broker-dealer, wirehouse or other service provider.

Instead, We Add Value To Your Financial Life By Being 


We are not tied to offering any specific products or services. Instead, we only provide solutions and advice that we believe will be in your best interest.


As investment fiduciaries, we are required to disclose any potential conflicts of interest as we develop your financial plan.


Approaching your financial picture holistically allows us to provide sound solutions that encompass every aspect of your wealth now and through retirement.

Bringing You a New Standard of Trust

We strive to go beyond simply maintaining your personal assets by empowering you with the tools needed to make well-informed and educated decisions about your finances.

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Valley Wealth Strategies Location Near You

Finding Financial Freedom Is Closer Than You Think

We offer 19 branch office locations through California for your convenience.


Steve Munoz 

Phone: (909) 592-2380

Dan Raymond

Phone: (209) 366-1264

5301 Office Park Drive, Suite 125
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Phone: (661) 836-8686

Dana Point

Pam Zedick 

Phone: (909) 626-1947

24422 Del Prado Ave.
Suite 13
Dana Point, Ca 92629
Phone: (949) 218-7911

Elma, WA

Mike Mueller 

Phone: (360) 482-1110

12 W Young Street
Elma, WA 98451
Phone: (360) 482-1110

Lake Forest

Gene Bowan
Dan Buster
Narine Mardanyan
Jaynie Sullivan

22936 El Toro Road
Lake Forest, CA 92630
Phone: (949) 472-4550


Dan Raymond

404 W. Pine Street, Ste. 6
Lodi, CA 95240
Phone: (209) 366-1264

Menlo Park

Oscar Sasson
David Sasson
Caleb Sasson

535 Middlefield Road, Suite 140
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Phone: (650) 327-8785


Barbara Gruenwald
Paula Key

700 Franklin Street
Napa, CA 94559
Phone: (510) 547-8900


Cheri Wang

151 N. Kraemer Blvd. #230
Placentia, CA 92870
Phone: (714) 985-1457

San Diego

Broc Wavra

720 Brighton Court,
San Diego, CA 92109
Phone: (858) 752-8269

Santa Ana

Steve Munoz

1633 East 4th Street
Suite 212
Santa Ana, CA 92701
Phone: (909) 592-2380

Santa Monica

Kelly Kruzick

1247 7th Street, Suite 301
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Phone: (310) 393-9400


Nicole Kikugawa

316 South Stewart Street, Suite 1
Sonora, CA 95370
Phone: (209) 532-9900


Rick Hughes

786 Trenton Drive
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
Phone: (408) 802-6122

Walnut Creek

Josh Schefers

101 Ygnacio Valley Road, Suite 211
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Phone: (925) 830-5025

Walnut Creek

David Phillips

460 North Civic Drive, Suite 312
Walnut Creek, CA 94696
Phone: (415) 269-0157

Yuba City

George Tarwater

2036 Cartagena Drive
Yuba City, CA 95993
Phone: (916) 652-8100

Have a Question About Our Office Locations?

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Focused On the Life You Want to Live

Instead Of the Numbers On a Ledger

We Can Help You Prepare 

And Give Financial Confidence

Wealth Management

Wealth and investment management starts with you. We’ll become familiar with your specific needs and objectives as we begin developing an investment strategy specific to you. Portfolios are constructed based on your circumstances, goals and risk tolerance determined by you with the help and guidance of our experienced advisors.

Financial Planning

Through our comprehensive financial planning, we’ll analyze your current financial situation, formulate a financial plan and come together to discuss our observations and recommendations. Together with your advisor, you can decide how frequently you wish to review your plan to best encompass your next stage of life.

Retirement Planning

Does it feel like retirement is right around the corner? Regardless of your timeline, you’re likely facing a bewildering number of choices and options. Understanding how pensions and Social Security may impact your retirement as well as identifying the hidden costs of retirement are crucial things to consider when developing your retirement plan. Our team can provide you with the right retirement plan to address your specific concerns.

Here’s How We’ll Tailor Our Services To Meet Your Needs


Schedule Your Complimentary Review

For your convenience, feel free to schedule your complimentary consultation using our online calendar, or give us a call.


Complete Our Investor Blueprint Assessment

Once your meeting has been scheduled, we ask that you fill out our investor blueprint assessment before we meet. This allows us to gain a better understanding of your personal relationship with money and how we may able to best assist you.


Develop Your Tailored Strategies

As we get to know one another during our first meeting, we’ll start by answering any and all questions you may have about our firm, strategies, experience and insights. During this time, your experienced advisor will asses your current financial standings and work with you to develop realistic goals and expectations moving forward.


Nurture a Long-Lasting Relationship

Wherever you are on the road to retirement, we’ll work together to develop, refine and implement a comprehensive retirement plan designed to address your biggest financial concerns for the future. We’ll continuously monitor, review and readjust our strategies to keep your financial plan aligned with your future goals.  

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Experienced Financial Planning

Customized To Fit You, Your Needs and Your Goals

Ready To Get Started?

Begin on your path to financial wellness by scheduling an appointment today. With 19 locations to choose from, our financial advisors are nearby to help you and your loved ones find financial financial confidence. 

Valley Wealth Strategies

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