Let's move forward. Together.

Our clients know that we put their best interests first at all times. As your financial advocates, we ask the critical questions to learn all about you, your family, priorities and concerns. At the end of the day, we understand that earning your confidence and trust requires integrity, prudence and accessibility.


James A. Austin III, CFP®, CRPS®

Account Vice President

Financial Advisor

James serves as Financial Advisor of UBS Financial Services, Inc.  As a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, James helps clients meet their financial goals by running Financial Goal and Retirement Analysis plans and works with them to make sure that plan suits their individual needs. 

James received his Bachelor’s degree at Middle Tennessee State University in Nashville, Tennessee where he majored in Business Administration with a focus in finance. James volunteers with the first impressions team greeting and welcoming guests at City Church in Murfreesboro.

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  • BBA Finance, Middle Tennessee State University


  • Retirement Plan Consultant
  • Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist

Financial planning
Retirement planning
Retirement Plan consulting
401(k) plan services
Business Owners
Custom portfolios
Asset allocation
6100 Tower Circle
Suite 100
Franklin, TN 37067
  • (615) 721-4914

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Defining your priorities. Pursuing what matters.

Our experience and structured planning process drives a comprehensive financial plan and customized investment strategies. Depending on where you are in your life and the priorities that matter most, our planning conversations may focus on liquidity management, your cash flow needs, asset replacement solutions such as insurance, estate planning strategies, or tax and legal structures such as trusts and philanthropic vehicles.

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