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How to Open a Wealth Management Firm

Business Opportunities Everywhere!

Opening a business is what the doctor ordered, especially in the times of Coronavirus and its aftermath. But what’s the best business idea that be realized into reality? Hmm, let’s think! Ecommerce? Yes, that’s an option! But there’s another option that you surely want to consider! Since the dawn of time, people made the best out of one thing – customers. Customers were always the target of people who wanted to become successful, who wanted to earn money and enjoy their lives. Customer’s need and desires is what worked the best for potential business owners. Customer-centrism is what business owners adopted, and that’s why companies like Amazon and eBay exist today and are successful at what they do.

Wealth Management? Never Heard of It!

But as we said, customer’s needs and customer’s convenience are the most important things that exist in our business world, and that’s why businesses like wealth management exist! Why? Because business owners decide to make the best out of customer’s basic need: they need someone who will take care of their business and of their financial situation. They need someone who will help them make the right decisions, manage their estate, and assist them in the financial fields.

Definition of Wealth Management

Wealth management is the process of managing a company’s (or client’s) financial situation. This means that if a client chooses a wealth management service, then they definitely need someone to manage their estate; it helps them make the right decision from the financial perspective, and so forth. It is the most detailed planning of the financial situation of the company/business. So, as you can already understand, there are those who desperately need a wealth manager, and that’s a potential opportunity for your future business! If you want to start a business that will be worth the risk, then you are on the right track! Wealth management business is a great opportunity, and you shouldn’t miss that!

How Do I Get Started in Wealth Management?

Are There Any Risks?

What you should first of all know is that becoming  your own boss and setting up a new wealth management firm is not only fun and games. It requires tons of documentation, knowledge regarding numerous regulations, costs and so forth. As you can already understand, there are always two sides to one medal, and if you’re not familiar with both, you will lose.

Ahh, Business Formation!

Yes having your own wealth management firm is of course fascinating, interesting and extremely profitable. However, there are certain risks that you should know about. For example, you should first of all set up a new business entity: this is a pretty long and tedious process, during which you will have to spend some money, sign tons of documents, work with lawyers and so forth. Unfortunately, if you decide to do everything by yourself, money won’t help you. You need to dedicate yourself to the work of creating a business, spend your time together with documents and paperwork that lies on your desk, and so forth… However, if you’re planning to open up a business, and do not want to spend your precious time together with papers, we have reliable partners who will do this for you. Just contact us!

Requirements Make It Even Harder (And More Expensive!)

What’s more, you, as a wealth management firm, will need to follow and comply with all the requirements that are needed for companies like yours. These documents are not only numerous, but they are also pretty expensive! According to reliable sources, these documents can cost you from $2000 up to $6000. So, if you’re not ready to spend money, you won’t be able to open up a similar business!

Customers Always Matter!

Apart from this, don’t forget about your customers! If you’re already working in this field, only for someone else, and decide to open up your own business, then you should remember your customers. Not everyone will be ready to come after you – some of them will prefer to stay with the firm they have always been working with, even the loyal ones. So, when you enter a relatively new field with few customers, be ready for challenges. Be ready for situations where you will probably lack customers at some point. As you can already understand, there’s no guarantee in this business world if you do possess the proper tools and guidance!

Specialists Needed!

Don’t forget that you too need professional help! One cannot succeed without proper help and assistance, especially when it is about a field one knows nothing about! This is why we at Jerome Basilio are ready to help you. You have an idea, we have all the fulfillment methods: you have a business, we have business management; you have a startup, we onboard investors. A perfect combination, isn’t it?

Let’s Automate a Bit!

Let’s not forget that we’re living in the 21st century. This is the time when everything is automated, and when even the communication between you and your customer should be done with the help of technology! If you want to open up a wealth management firm, then you should take care of technology as well! What’s more, there is special software that you can use to make your life and work ten times easier: so you see, even that requires proper attention!

Whom You Should Hire

If you want to open up your own wealth management company, you should definitely hire wealth managers! A wealth manager, also called a wealth advisor, is the person who discusses everything with the client, who tailors a special plan designed specially for your customers. Wealth managers should have certain skills that are listed below:

Hire someone who understand numbers. Their financial work will be mostly connected to numbers, to numerals and figures, which means that their abilities should be highly analytical. They should be able to find proper information, examine, analyze and interpret it. They should be taught to make decisions, work under pressure, and understand what numbers tell them! Your wealth managers should be able to communicate with their clients. They should see, understand and hear everything that’s somehow connected to their clients, and without communication, they simply will not do that! If you want to have customers whose number only increases, you should make sure that this communication is maintained. Building solid relationships and understanding your client’s needs and requirements are some of the things we all are working for, aren’t they?

Look For Employees Who…

Look for employees who not only have analytical and communication skills, but also know how to work with clients, under pressure, together with others, and are good team members. Find a person who has math knowledge and IT Skills, who works not only for money, but also for clients’ need. A person who is highly interested in a client’s business and work swith the client not just because they get paid for it! In other words, you should find the perfect combination of skills in a few people: that’s it!

Wealth Management Firm: To Open or Not To Open?

Yes, it is! Actually, it’s even more than profitable! If you want to start a wealth management business, you need to know that it’s worth the risk! If you work well, comply with all the requirements that are needed, hire the right people and set the right software, you will earn more money than you expect! Trustworthy sources say that wealth advisors earn $75000 – $90000 per year, which is almost $8000 per month! You see? That’s the most important part of opening a similar business! If you put your effort, you get what you want to get! Financial planning pays off, you just need to work!


If there’s something that you’re struggling with, contact us, and we will help you out. Management is not of the easiest things on earth, and believe it or not, we’re the best in this sphere! When you say management, we say good management specialists that work at Jerome Basilio! Our management specialists will manage and control your store, contact and negotiate with suppliers, source products, and so fort. Your financial situation as well will be protected by our professionals, so trust us and let’s start this together!

Jerome Basilio

Assisting businesses with Wholesale and Multimarket Management services is a passion of mine and that is why I formed Basilio Corporation, providing such services for 84 companies as of today. Basilio Corporation has sold a total of 52 stores for seven figures, in open digital exit broker companies. The company has partnered with Khachaturov Group, a leader in multiple industries, which has strengthened its resources. Over the years, I have used my experience to consult top players in the business, and mentored minds which became influential millionaires in the eCommerce sphere.