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First Tech has been working with Microsoft for years

Let First Tech help you figure out how you can save for your future.

For more than 25 years First Tech has served as a trusted financial partner to Microsoft employees. Our team includes the Financial Advisors at Addison Avenue Investment Services, First Tech’s investment division. These advisors have worked with many thousands of First Tech members to provide customized financial guidance.

When you work with the advisors at Addison Avenue, you’ll have access to all of that knowledge and history, making it easier to make informed decisions about your personal financial future.

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Schedule a complimentary, no-obligation consultation, and we’ll connect you with one of our Financial Advisors to discuss maximizing your company benefits.

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Understanding Retirement Packages

The advisors at Addison Avenue Investment Services have helped countless software engineers and other tech-focused employees throughout the years. We understand how to help maximize your long-term options from your first day of employment to your early days of retirement, and are experienced at navigating stock awards and the benefits of a deferred compensation plan. We’ll be here to answer questions for every phase of your life, including:

  • Contribution Matching
  • After-Tax Roth Conversion
  • Socially Responsible Investing (SRI)

 

Managing Your Financial Future

In addition to helping you plan for your someday, the Financial Advisors at Addison Avenue Investment Services can assist you with:

  • Restricted Stock Units
  • SERPLUS
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Charitable Giving and Fundraising
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We’re Easy to Find and Visit

Our Financial Advisors are located on and nearby a host of Microsoft campuses, delivering professional insights, advice, and one-on-one interactions. You can find them onsite at Microsoft West Campus Studios in Redmond, as well as our RidgePointe, Bellevue City Center, Sammamish and South Lake Union locations. Schedule an appointment or call one of the advisors below to talk about your financial future.

Meet the Seattle-area Financial Advisors at Addison Avenue

Michael Cooney headshot Micheal Cooney

Financial Advisor, RJFS

425.956.7147

michael_cooney@addisonavenue.com

Kathy Wills headshot Kathy Wills

Financial Advisor, RJFS

425.956.7164

kathy_wills@addisonavenue.com

Bryan Kulp Headshot Bryan Kulp

Financial Advisor, RJFS

425.881.4109

bryan_kulp@addisonavenue.com

Kris West headshot Kris West

Financial Advisor, RJFS

425.702.3148

kris_west@addisonavenue.com

Seattle Locations

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Outside of the Puget Sound region, please contact:

Addison Direct Team

Financial Advisors, RJFS

800.988.0134 x5856

myadvisor@addisonavenue.com

Financial Advisors of Raymond James Financial Services, Inc. are independent from, and are not affiliated with nor endorsed, authorized, or sponsored by HP Inc.

 

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