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Petersen Hastings is pleased to announce that Cameron Ridgeway has successfully passed the Uniform Investment Adviser Law Exam, as administered by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). Accordingly, Cameron now becomes a Registered Investment Advisor Representative and will continue in the capacity of Associate Wealth Advisor for the firm. “The Series 65 Exam is a…

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Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, we have remained committed to supporting local organizations that are in great need during this difficult time. In the face of uncertainty, there is one thing that remains certain — we are all in this together.  

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John Keyes Passes CFP Exam Graphic

Petersen Hastings is proud to announce that John Keyes of Petersen Hastings has passed the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ exam. The 7-hour CFP® exam is designed to assess your ability to integrate and apply a broad base of financial planning knowledge in the context of real-life financial planning situations. “There is a reason the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification is…

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Investing Through the Ages

It’s important to invest wisely throughout your life and career, as it helps to set the foundation for a stronger financial future. However, as you age and change, so should your investing habits. Here are some best practices for investing in the different stages of your life.

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InvestmentNews Best Places to Work Award 2020 Logo

Petersen Hastings, a Registered Investment Advisory firm located in Kennewick, WA, announced today it has been named one of InvestmentNews’ 2020 Best Places to Work for Financial Advisors in the nation for the third consecutive year. This program is dedicated to identifying and recognizing advisory firms across the United States that empower, encourage, and inspire…

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Petersen Hastings is proud to announce that Donna Yakawich, CPA, AIF®, Wealth Advisor and Diane Gaines, Manager of Operations, are the firm’s newest shareholders. This leadership addition will bring Petersen Hastings’ total shareholders to eight. “Having a formal succession plan is so important for the continuity of exceptional client service,” said Scott Sarber, President. “Our…

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CEFEX Mark

Petersen Hastings in Kennewick, Washington is honored to announce our recertification from the Centre for Fiduciary Excellence (CEFEX) for the 12th straight year. This certification is only granted by CEFEX to firms that demonstrate adherence to fiduciary best practices. It is a hallmark accomplishment as it signifies conformity to a recognized global standard of fiduciary excellence. …

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Josh Beck

On September 25th, Petersen Hastings was proud to announce the addition of Josh Beck as Financial Controller for the firm. In this role, Josh is primarily responsible for developing and monitoring the firm’s financial strategy, budgeting, and forecasting to ensure robust financial performance for the firm moving into the future. “Josh brings an exciting amount…

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