The Advisory Process



Define Goals & Priorities

•  Clarify your specific investment needs and goals

•  Determine your financial requirements, time horizons, and liquidity concerns

Create Strategy

•  Define your financial objectives, past investment experience, the amount of risk you feel comfortable assuming, and your expectations

•  Develop a clearly defined plan for pursuing your financial objectives. This strategy helps guide the selection of professional investment managers and the   best mix of asset classes for your investment needs

Implement Investments

•  Identify investment strategies that can best meet your goals

Monitor Life Cycle Changes & Investments

•  Track the progress of your portfolio towards your investment goals

•  Review and adjust investment decisions brought on by life changes




Advisory accounts are not designed for excessively traded or inactive accounts, and may not be appropriate for all investors. During periods of lower trading activity, your costs might be lower if our compensation was based on commissions. Please carefully review the Wells Fargo Advisors advisory disclosure document for a full description of our services, including fees and expenses. The minimum account size for Advisory Programs varies.