Welcome to Allen A. Weiner, CPA, CFP®, PFS
Allen A. Weiner, CPA, CFP®*, PFS is a comprehensive financial services firm committed to helping our clients pursue a long-term financial future. Customized programs are designed to seek growth, and potentially conserve our clients’ wealth by delivering an unprecedented level of personalized service. Since Allen has a CPA, CFP®*, and PFS designation, he has the unique ability to service clients from an accounting, tax, and financial planning point of view.
We encourage you to explore our site and learn more about the services we provide. Should you have any questions or would like more information on our firm, please feel free to email us or call us at (504) 838-7272 or (800) 510-1026. We look forward to hearing from you.
* Investment and financial planning services are offered by Allen A. Weiner through his affiliation with HD Vest.
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Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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