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People deserve to understand what’s happening with their money.

Have you ever sat across from a financial advisor and only understood every third word they were saying? And yet they were talking about your money, your life, and your future.

At Melerine Wealth, we believe clients should understand everything that is happening with their money; that advisors should be just as good about explaining investments as they are at making them.

First, we’re going to get to know you and discuss what’s most important to you. We’re going to figure out your goals and the outcomes you’d like to achieve with this money. We’ll do this by establishing your Family Index Number, which is the rate of return needed on your investments in order to pursue those outcomes. After we determine your Family Index Number, we allocate your money to our various investment strategies designed to help you pursue those goals.

We work with a wide variety of clients – everyone from high net worth investors to those who are just starting out. While each family gets a personalized allocation strategy, we’ve helped thousands of families navigate their complex financial needs and guided them through life’s major decisions.

As your trusted advisor, we’re focused on adding convenience and simplicity to your lives. We will make sure you’re educated on your investments and how we manage your money – as much or as little information as you’d like.

Whether you’re investing hundreds or millions, at Melerine Wealth we’re about much more than results – we’re about helping you understand where those results have come from and why the strategy works. If you’re tired of the mystery of investing and want to know exactly what’s happening with your money, schedule an appointment today.

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Our financial planning services are built on trust, transparency and accountability.

Our experienced team of professionals will develop a personalized plan that gives you the power – and a path – to realize your dreams. Explore services

Investment Management

Our team follows a disciplined process to develop and recommend investment strategies and allocations designed to help you pursue your personal needs and goals. Learn More

Risk Management

Insurance transfers the financial risk of life’s events to an insurance company.
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Tax Planning

Taxes impact every aspect of your financial life. Our team of CPA’s can help you evaluate strategies to minimize your taxes. Learn more

Wealth Planning

Our team will work with you to develop a plan designed to meet your unique needs and goals. Learn more

Estate Planning

We understand that developing an estate plan can be uncomfortable. We can help you develop and understand you your will, Medical Directives, Power of Attorney and other documents. Learn more

Personalized Wealth Management

Melerine Wealth Management understands the challenges that families face today. Our mission is to get to know and understand your needs, wants and long-term goals. We want to help you develop, implement and monitor a strategy that’s designed to address your individual situation.

A wealth management firm based in Slidell, Louisiana, our team provides the highest level of service for our local and national clients in financial planning and investment management. We can help you address your needs for today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life. Contact us at (985) 643-2802.

Investment Management

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A wealth management firm based in Slidell, Louisiana, our team provides the highest level of service for our local and national clients in financial planning and investment management. Contact us at (985) 643-2802.

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