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Larry Schechter, Financial Advisor/concierge financial services

Larry Schechter is a Registered Representative with and offers securities through M.S. Howells & Co., a registered broker/dealer.  Member FINRA/SIPC. Larry also offers Advisory Services through Planned Asset Management, a registered investment Adviser firm. M.S. Howells & Co. and Planned Asset Management are not affiliated entities. Larry has attained the designation of Professional Plan Consultant (PPC®) enabling him to better serve Plan Sponsors of Employee Benefit Plans and their participants.

Those awarded the designation of PPC™ have a minimum of three years of financial industry experience, successfully complete a specialized program on the service issues faced in the development, management, and monitoring of a qualified plan, and subsequently pass a comprehensive examination.  PPC™ designees sign off on a Code of Ethics and make a commitment to a higher level of service in the retirement plan industry.  To maintain the PPC™ designation, there are annual requirements that must be met including continuing education on current topics relevant to plan sponsors.

His office is located in Calabasas, California. Larry earned a Bachelor of Art's degree from Queens College of the City University of New York and a Master's Degree from St. John's University in New York. He is a seasoned advisor working with Planned Asset Management, an established advisory firm. Planned Asset Management has been helping clients for over 30 years.

<strong>Grow Your Finances.</strong>

Grow Your Finances.

Planned Asset Management is an independent registered investment adviser based in Calabasas, California, offering comprehensive financial planning services to individuals, families, professionals, and small business owners. We serve clients throughout the greater Los Angeles area, as well as across the country, focusing on wealth accumulation, preservation, and distribution.

At Planned Asset Management we pride ourselves on experience, professionalism and commitment to our clients. Working together as a team, our goal is to build trusted relationships with clients and develop strategies aimed at increasing a client's income, minimizing income and estate taxes, and increasing their overall net worth, all with special attention paid to personal service.

<strong>Financial Advice Shouldn't Be Complicated.</strong>

Financial Advice Shouldn't Be Complicated.

Prepare for the road ahead with the help from Larry Schechter, your own financial concierge. Contact Larry today for a no-cost, no-obligation first meeting.

  • Wealth Management and Retirement Planning
  • Concierge Level Financial Services
  • Estate Planning Coordination and Trust Review
  • Portfolio and Investment Management
  • Business Retirement Plan Strategies and Implementation
  • Help you build your financial future

Meet Our Experienced Financial Professionals

Larry Schechter

Larry Schechter M.A., PPC

Financial Advisor/Investment Advisor Representative



Paul Okawa

Paul S. Okawa, CFA

Vice President



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