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Fred Wollman

Certified Financial Planner, Wollman Wealth Designs

Fred Wollman is a CFP® professional, or Certified Financial Planner™, with Wollman Wealth Designs. He holds a Master Planner Advanced Studies (MPAS®) designation as well as securities registrations 7, 63, and 24.


He is registered to practice in twelve states, in addition to holding a California life and disability insurance license. From 1987 through 1990, Fred taught CFP® classes to aspiring financial professionals at San Diego State University.

Fred serves as president of the Valley Center Trails Association, trustee of ECOLIFE Conservation, and is a member of 1% for the Planet. He and his wife of thirty-six years, Kathy, live in Valley Center, California, with a cat, a dog, and two horses. Fred spends his down time relaxing by doing yoga, tai chi, riding horses, and backpacking with Kathy, their kids, and their grandkids.

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Rewrite Your Financial Narrative

Eliminate Retirement Guesswork by Managing Risk, Minimizing Income Tax, and Building a More Predictable Income Stream

When we make decisions about money, our heart tends to get in the way of our brain and emotion trumps logic, often resulting in less-than-practical results. But this doesn’t mean we should entirely discount our emotions when we make decisions about money. The truth of the matter is that regret…

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