ABOUT

EXPERIENCE

Human capital is our greatest asset in our society. For over 30 years Manny M. Sandoval Jr., CFP® has practiced and believed this philosophy through consulting and managing start-up companies, existing businesses, and individuals with their decision making processes. His consultations include stress reduction, decision making, money and real estate matters. Clients may select from a variety of services starting with stress reduction and decision making to a basic financial consultation or the sale of real estate. He has taught classes in stress reduction and finance courses. If this firm is not able to assist a potential client, they will be referred to a specialist or told they cannot be accommodated. One is assured that honesty and integrity will be fulfilled with each client. Note that paid investment advise for securities is not available because Manny M. Sandoval is not a registered investment advisor.

After graduating from Pius X high school in Downey, California he enlisted in the U.S. Army. He served in the air defense artillery unit in Alaska. Upon completing his military duty with an honorable discharge, he enrolled and graduated from Compton College in Compton, California. Thereafter, he attended and graduated from Hope College in Holland, Michigan with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology.

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He started his career in mortgage banking and saw that many individuals were lacking in financial knowledge and goals. Having seen that assistance was needed in this area, he enrolled at the University of Southern California and completed a two year financial planning certificate. At the same time he became a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner. Mr. Sandoval is a licensed California real estate broker. In the past, he has been a Series 7 licensed general securities representative with an emphasis in social responsible investments, registered investment advisor, and insurance agent. He also served as a professional conservator for several years.

After consulting and managing many years in the financial services industry he started a doctoral program in psychology. While pursuing his degree he received a Master of Arts in clinical psychology. Practicum internships were completed at Los Angeles Harbor College and Job Corps in Long Beach, California. A predoctoral state internship was completed at Palomar Hospital in Escondido, California. As he pursued his studies he became more interested in stress reduction and decision making in the workplace and decided to leave his studies. He has combined his past and present consulting experience in working with individuals and organizations to optimize personal and organizational performance. Mr. Sandoval is a HeartMath® Certified Trainer. He is presently completing a certification in Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) at UCSD in San Diego California.