Bret Fincher is Co-Founder of the local financial services boutique, FS Wealth Sports & Entertainment, LLC, located in the heart of Music Row in Nashville, TN, where he serves as a Wealth Management Professional. Bret is licensed as a FINRA General Securities Representative (Series 7) and Registered Principal (Series 24) in the Securities Industry. He also holds current licenses in Life, Health, Property, and Casualty Insurance. FS Wealth Sports & Entertainment, an Affiliate Firm of M Financial Group, is a locally owned/operated comprehensive financial services and wealth management organization. Securities and Registered Investment Advisory Services offered through M Holdings Securities, Inc., Broker/Dealer and Registered Investment Advisor, Member FINRA/SIPC.
With 155 Member Firms, M Financial Group is one of the nation’s leading financial services design and distribution companies. Since 1978, M Financial’s network of independent insurance, investment, and executive benefit firms has served the needs of ultra-affluent individuals, corporate executives, successful entrepreneurs, and Fortune 1000 companies. Founded on the principle that “off-the-shelf” products often do not meet the needs of the ultra-affluent and corporate markets, M Financial Group’s Member Firms are recognized leaders in the wealth transfer, executive benefits, and wealth management markets. In 2016, M Member Firms produced sales of $1.4 billion. 2016 revenue totaled $801 million. Currently, Member Firms manage client assets in excess of $40 billion.
Bret began his career in Financial Services in 1993 with Securian Financial Services, Inc., broker/dealer member, FINRA/SIPC, and spent over 17 years with a focus on long-term financial planning that include complex estate, insurance, investment and asset management strategies. Bret’s experience and primary concentration has been in working with Professional Athletes, Musicians, and Professionals within the Entertainment Industry in addition to Small Business and Corporate Benefits and Qualified Plans.
Growing up in Lawrenceburg, TN, after High School, he attended Maryville College in Maryville, TN before transferring to Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN, where he played three years at Free Safety for the Scots’ and Governors’ Football Teams. Bret obtained his Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from Austin Peay in 1991 with dual concentrations in Business Management and General Business. He also received his Certificate in Financial Planning from Belmont University, Nashville, TN in 2005. He formerly served as an occasional guest Financial Journalist on Fox 17 News.
In his spare time, Bret has a passion for sports and outdoors and in working with charitable organizations. He serves on the Board of Directors for Backfield-in-Motion, a non-profit charity that focuses on the needs and education of inner city youth. Bret also serves on the Board of Directors for Peterson Foundation for Parkinson’s, a non-profit charity founded by former NHL player and Nashville Predators personality and former Associate Head Coach, Brent Peterson. PFP’s mission is to raise funds to benefit Parkinson’s related research, education, and support groups in the Middle Tennessee area as well as nationally.