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Independent Financial Advisory Practice

Independent Financial Advisory Practice

As fiduciaries to our clients, we believe that advice should be unbiased, unconstrained, and understandable. We strive to provide a wide range of financial education to our clients on a personal level and in a conflict free environment.

Our practice selects industry leading software to analyze, and prepare financial planning documents to help our clients reach their financial goals with certainty. We’ve seen different aspects of the wealth management industry and have taken what works best and eliminated what doesn’t. We don’t create financial products, and we aren’t incentivized to use proprietary products.

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Our Team

Gary Ross

Financial Advisor, Managing Partner

Gary Ross is co-founder and CEO of Gulf Coast Advisors Inc. His career in the investment and financial advisory profession began in 2011 with Coastal Equities Inc. His vision is to help families prepare for a worry-free retirement...

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Robert Marsh, AWMA ®

Financial Advisor, Managing Partner

Robert is Co-Founder of Gulf Coast Advisors, Inc. Robert has lived in Florida most of his life, and has lived in the Palm Harbor area for over 21 years. He is devoted to his large family and that devotion is what led to this firm...

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Kari March

Trading Consultant

Kari has over four decades of experience in stock trading and financial planning, including membership on the Chicago Board of Trade, the Chicago Board Options Exchange and the American Stock Exchange. Kari specializes in investments...
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Angela Barrios

Administrative Assistant

Evelyn Brizendine

Client Relationship Manager

Evelyn is a native of Safety Harbor, Florida. After graduating from high school, Evelyn enlisted in the United States Navy where she spent the next 10.5 years. Evelyn continues to serve in the Navy as a reservist. Evelyn graduated from...

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