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Matthew Benson, CFP®

Matthew Benson, CFP®

Financial Planner

As a Financial Planner and Investment Advisor Representative with Blakely Walters, Matthew Benson provides clarity to his clients in their financial plan. He specializes in tax efficient investing whether it be for retirement, college, or saving for that dream home. Having been involved in the financial industry since 2011, previously employed with Vanguard and Mutual of Omaha, Matthew has extensive experience in helping clients leverage existing benefits, available to them through employers and organizations, to put together an attainable financial plan that utilizes resources in the most optimal way possible.

Matthew earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance from the College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. He is a Certified Financial Planner™, a SmartVestor Pro™ through Ramsey Solutions, and holds his FINRA Series 7, 63, and 65 registrations. He is actively involved in Local First Arizona, the Chandler Chamber of Commerce, Redemption Church, and The Financial Planning Association of Greater Phoenix. He is incredibly passionate about his involvement with Junior Achievement, an organization whose goal is to provide financial literacy to elementary, middle, and high school students.

When Matthew is not crunching numbers, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Alexa, and daughter, Ramsey.  The three of them enjoy playing sand volleyball, hiking, exploring national parks, cheering on the Huskers, and going on extensive road trips.


Office Location: 
1490 South Price Road
Suite 115A
Chandler, AZ 85286


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