Dane M. Sexton - Morgan Stanley Financial Advisor - Grand Rapids, MI
Morgan Stanley
Dane M. Sexton
Vice President
Financial Advisor
5211 Cascade Rd SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
tel: (616) 974-2811
toll-free: (888) 769-9142 
fax: (616) 974-8950

I believe success in achieving important financial goals starts with a comprehensive wealth strategy. I will help you define what is most important to you and then formulate the strategies that are suited for your needs, whether you are accumulating wealth or investing for income, solidifying your retirement plan or devising a distribution approach that meets your lifestyle and legacy goals.

  • Western Michigan University Alumni Association
  • WMU Athletic Gary Fund Association
  • Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce
  • West Michigan YMCA Girls Basketball Coach
  • Walker Charter Academy Volunteer
  • Mayflower Congregational Church Group Volunteer
  • Grand Rapids Realtors Association (GRAR)
  • Toys for Tots
  • 401(k) Rollovers
  • 529 Plans
  • Alternative Investments
  • Annuities
  • Asset Management
  • Business Planning
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Cash Management
  • Certificates of Deposit
  • Commodities
  • Corporate 529 Plans
  • Corporate Cash Management
  • Corporate Pension Funds
  • Corporate Retirement Plans
  • Corporate Trust Services
  • Corporations
  • Defined Contribution Plans
  • Education Planning
  • Endowments and Foundations
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Exchange Traded Funds
  • Executive Benefit Services
  • Executive Financial Services
  • Family Consulting
  • Financial Planning
  • Fixed Income
  • Foreign Exchange
  • Futures
  • Institutional Services
  • Insurance Services
  • Access to Lending Services
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Municipal Bonds
  • Philanthropic Services
  • Precious Metals
  • Professional Portfolio Management
  • Qualified Plans
  • Qualified Retirement Plans
  • Retirement Planning
  • Socially Responsible Investing
  • Stock Option Plans
  • Stock Purchase Plans
  • Structured Products
  • Structured Settlement Annuities
  • Trust Services and Accounting
  • Wealth Management
Education and Licensing
  • Bachelor Finance
    Western Michigan University
  • classes towards MBA
    Boston University
  • MBA - Economics
    University of Phoenix
  • Series 7 License
  • Series 66 License
  • Passed all pre-course work for CFP
  • Real Estate Brokers License
  • Life & Health Insurance License
Honors and Recognition
  • Vice President of Morgan Stanley*
  • 2008 West Michigan Financial Advisor of the Year
  • University of Phoenix MBA Program Honors
  • Western Michigan University Division 1 Student Athlete Academic Honors
  • Western Michigan University Football Scholarship
Business Experience
  • 2001 - Current: Financial Advisor - Morgan Stanley*
    - Wealth Management - Liability Management - College Planning
    - Financial Planning - Retirement Planning - Estate Planning
  • 1998 - 2001: Financial Planning - Sentry Insurance Company
    Financial Planning - Estate Planning - Insurance Planning

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    Securities Agent: AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, MA, MI, MO, MT, NC, OH, OR, SC, TX, VA, WI; General Securities Representative; Investment Advisor Representative; Managed Futures

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