Every Client, Every Month™

About Us

 

Ten Ways We’re Different

1. Every Client, Every Month™  
Monthly Contact

We make sure clients are informed via phone call, email, face-to-face meetings, monthly statements, performance reports and sharing documents in our secure internet "vault" that we set up for each client.

2. Coordination With Your CPA  
Coordination With Your CPA

Ask us about our formal program to ensure your tax advisor is included in your financial planning

3. Annual Review  
Annual Review

We insist on meeting annually to review your plans, your portfolio performance, and your evaluation of our services.

4. Excellent Credentials  
Excellent Credentials

We are proud of our accomplishments and invite you to learn more about our team.

5. Character  
Character

We believe in working hard and standing by our promises. Please take a glance at our firm's values.

6. Personalized Referral Service  
Personalized Referral Service

When you need an introduction to a diamond expert, a commercial real estate agent, a personal shopper, an excellent dog groomer, and the list goes on...we put our network at your disposal.

7. Finding An Investment Professional  
Finding An Investment Professional

We offer an insider's look at how to properly find and hire a financial advisor.

8. Concierge Offering  
Concierge Offerings

Let us know ahead of time and we'll be glad to offer research for your travel plans or other special requirements

9. Online System and Statement Training  
Online System and Statement Training

After we're hired, we are glad to visit your home or office to help with using the online system to view your portfolio. We'll also help you organize and clarify any investment-related mail you've recently received.

10. Complimentary Professional 2nd Opinion  
Sam Ali, CRPC®, CFS® 
 
Sam
Financial Advisor

Phone:
713-581-1998

Email:
sali@manskewealth.com

 

 
Zachary Welborn, CRPC®, CFS® 
 
Zach
Financial Advisor

Phone:
713-581-1982

Email:
zwelborn@manskewealth.com

 

 
Elisa Fierro, CRPC®, CFS® 
 
Elisa
Financial Advisor

Phone:
832-632-8477

Email:
efierro@manskewealth.com

 

 
Elijah Lopez, CRPC®, CFS® 
 
Elijah
Financial Advisor

Phone:
832-509-0555

Email:
elopez@manskewealth.com

 

 
Hunter Layne, CRPC®, CFS® 
 
Hunter
Financial Advisor

Phone:
832-280-5244

Email:
hlayne@manskewealth.com

 

 
Jordan Fandry 
 
Jordan
Assistant Client Associate

Phone:
832-632-8773

Email:
jfandry@manskewealth.com

 

 
Natalie Leiner 
 
Natalie
Executive Assistant to
C.R. Manske

Phone:
713-581-1985

Email:
nleiner@manskewealth.com


 

 
Lien Quach, IACCP® 
 
Lien
Senior Client Associate and Assistant Business Manager

Phone:
713-581-1918

Email:
lquach@manskewealth.com


 

 
  • Leads the Manske Internship for Professional Accomplishment and Leadership
  • Supervises completion of the firm’s compliance deliverables and regulatory filing obligations
  • Executes quarterly fee collection flawlessly for hundreds of client accounts totaling approximately $200 million
  • Supervises and occasionally provides back office experience for financial advisors and their clients
  • Holds the Investment Adviser Certified Compliance Professional® (IACCP®) designation from National Regulatory Services
  • Nominated for Houston Business Journal's Women Who Mean Business Awards in the Women To Watch category
Christopher R. Manske, CFP® 
 
Christopher R. Manske

Phone:
713-581-1994

Email:
admin@manskewealth.com

 

 
Careers 

Manske Wealth Management is always looking for teammates who relate to our core values and would like a long-term career with plenty of upside based on individual merit. If you know someone who is honest, detailed-oriented, a bit of a perfectionist... if you know someone who has a strong sense of "I cannot let my team down" and enjoys learning new things... then you know someone we'd really like to meet and we hope you'll let us know.

In The News
  • April 2018 – Elisa Fierro speaks at Attorney & Service Provider Partnership event

    Elisa Fierro was proud to speak at The Attorney & Service Provider Partnership (ASPP) event about the value of working with a Financial Advisor during a complex separation such as divorce. She spoke about how she takes a holistic approach to plan for an alternative future while educating the client. Through the ASPP, attorneys and firms that support them have access to operational best practices, vetted service providers, current legal trends and a team of peers who can serve as a sounding board. To learn more about the organization, please visit:
    https://www.aspphouston.com/

  • April 2018 – Manske Wealth Management published by Blerrp community

    Congratulations to Zachary Welborn, CRPC®, CFS® and the entire Manske Wealth Management team! The famous Blerrp community (as seen in Forbes, Inc. Magazine, and Entrepreneur) recently included Zach on their nationwide list of twenty experts in networking. At number 15, Zach referenced the importance of networking with a specific goal in mind. Also on the list is Peter Riccio, Founding Partner at Atlas Search, and William Tjernlund, Co Founder & Consultant at Goat Consulting. Mr. Welborn states, “I’d like to thank Christopher Manske, CFP®, Thu Phi, and Denny Nguyen who are among the best networkers I know and who really have helped me to see how professional networking and excellent business practices go hand in hand.” To read the entire article, please visit:
    https://www.blerrp.com/blog/20-networking-tips-to-help-you-make-valuable-business-connections/

  • April 2018 – Manske Wealth Management sponsors Guide Dogs For The Blind Statewide Event

    The Houston Puppy Raisers hosted this year’s statewide event welcoming more than 300 volunteers and their guide dog puppies from all over Texas. It was with great pride that Manske Wealth Management helped sponsor the event to train these future guide dogs for the vision impaired. To learn more, please see the Houston Chronicle’s article which features one of Manske Wealth’s leaders, Lien Quach:
    https://www.chron.com/neighborhood/bayarea/events/article/Guide-Dogs-for-the-Blind-learn-about-crowds-and-12777545.php

  • March 2018 – Elijah Lopez launches Business and Brews Houston area networking group

    As founding members of Business and Brews, Elijah Lopez and Tim Black recently hosted a highly-attended event at Saint Arnolds Brewery that featured many Who’s Who of Houston such as Clay Spitz of Chief Outsiders; Meredith Clark of Meredith Clark Law; and Robyn Stokes of Hancock Mortgage. A special congratulations goes to Michelle Porth of Grandiose Events who was the Grand Prize Winner earning her and her guests complimentary VIP status at the next B&B event. Business and Brews is a growing group of sophisticated, high-level professionals who are interested in both networking and learning about the best craft beer labels in Houston. Their next event will be held on Friday, April 20th – for more information, please contact Elijah Lopez directly.

  • March 2018 - Elisa Fierro addresses professional audience in the Heights

    Elisa Fierro was proud to speak to over 50 professionals at Harold's Restaurant Bar & Terrace in the Houston Heights. Her presentation focused on how unsystematic risk in an investment portfolio can be reduced through diversification. The large audience was mostly experienced business owners, each expert in their own industry, and Lisa closed with an expression of gratitude for the opportunity to educate such an outstanding group of networking professionals.

  • March 2018 – Manske Wealth Management Supports STRIVE Thought Leaders Series

    Elijah Lopez recently attended the STRIVE Thought Leadership Event at the BBVA Compass VIP Lounge. Many thanks to Johanna Chryssikos, President & CEO of Artemis Partners, for putting together such a great event. The event’s focus was “Turning Challenges Into Opportunity” and speakers included Justin Lurie, US House of Representatives Candidate for District 2, and Connie Rankin, Author and Motivational Speaker.

  • March 2018 – Manske Wealth Management supports The Houston Attorney and Service Provider Partnership

    As a founding member of The Houston Attorney and Service Provider Partnership (ASPP), Elisa Fierro recently attended their event honoring Judge John Schmude who served as the keynote speaker. Attendees included a variety of leaders in the Houston legal community to include Jon Gross and Kunal Mishra. Through the ASPP, attorneys and firms have access to organizational best practices, vetted legal service providers, current legal trends and a team of peers who can serve as a sounding board. To learn more about the organization, please visit:
    https://www.aspphouston.com

  • March 2018 – Join Manske Wealth Management at Visitor’s Day

    Join Zachary Welborn on Wednesday, March 7th at the respected First Colony Networking Group which meets at The Sugar Creek Country Club. This prestigious networking group is hosting a Visitor’s Day and over 50 professionals in the Houston area are expected to attend. To learn more about the networking group, please visit:
    http://www.bnihouston.com/tx-houston-west-bni-first-colony/bni_members.php

  • February 2018 – Manske Wealth Management’s Tax Reference Guide

    The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act brings a number of changes in 2018 to tax brackets, standard deductions and exemptions. If you'd like more info, please see our 2017/2018 Tax Reference Guide here:
    http://www.manskewealth.com/images/Tax_Reference_Guide_2017_2018.pdf

  • February 2018 – Manske Wealth Management celebrates company milestone

    Manske Wealth Management recently celebrated Lien Quach for her 5 years of service to the Firm and our clients. During her tenure, Lien accomplished much, such as earning the Investment Adviser Certified Compliance Professional® (IACCP®) designation from National Regulatory Services in a single sitting for the test. She is also heavily involved in the community through her mentorship with Big Brothers Big Sisters of America and KIPP Houston Public Schools, as well as her efforts with Guide Dogs for the Blind Houston puppy raising club. Lien has made a lot of her first five years with MWM and as part of this milestone, the Firm awarded her a plaque for her office as well as a personalized Mont Blanc pen.

  • February 2018 – Manske Wealth Management supports PACE Youth Programs

    MWM thanks Elijah and Reanna Lopez for supporting PACE Youth Programs at their 7th Annual Gala which was recently held at The Crystal Ballroom. The opportunity was made available by Howard Rambin who is an avid supporter and proud sponsor of PACE Youth. PACE Youth Programs Inc. was founded in 2000 out of a desire to help youth released from juvenile detention facilities effectively reintegrate into society. To learn more about the charity, please visit:
    https://www.paceyouth.org/

  • February 2018 – Manske Wealth Management celebrates company milestone

    Congratulations to Elisa Fierro for her tenure and success with Manske Wealth Management. During her years at Manske Wealth, Elisa has accomplished much including being recognized as an inspiring Houstonian in Voyage Houston Magazine. She also serves on the Philanthropy Committee for Texas Wall Street Women and the Wine Sales Committee with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Elisa has made a lot of the last three years with MWM and, as part of this milestone, the Firm awarded her an individualized Crescent Moon award.

  • January 2018 – Manske Wealth Management supports Chevron Houston Marathon and HSPCA

    Congratulations to Natalie Leiner who recently participated in the Chevron Houston Marathan’s Run for a Reason program. She successfully ran 13.1 miles while supporting the Houston SPCA as her local charity. The Houston SPCA provides the most comprehensive array of animal adoption, shelter, rescue, rehabilitation, and other programs and services in the Gulf Coast area. To support her fundraising efforts, become a volunteer or a foster pet parent, please visit:
    http://www.houstonspca.org/

  • January 2018 – Manske Wealth Management celebrates one year at The Warrant Building

    An exclusive address and exciting historical renovation, The Warrant Building provides well-appointed office space to professional service firms who desire easy access to downtown Houston. See the Houston Chronicle’s “Before And After” tale of The Warrant Building featuring Manske Wealth, Pamela Hope Designs, and Prevot Designs:
    http://www.houstonchronicle.com/life/home/design/article/Before-and-after-Century-old-Warrant-Building-11026525.php?t=560f0d0738

  • January 2018 – Manske Wealth Management supports Subaru Share the Love event

    One of the leadership team at Manske Wealth, Lien Quach, volunteered her time as an influential member of the Houston Puppy Raisers at the Share the Love event at Subaru of Clear Lake. The dealership chose Guide Dogs for the Blind - Houston Puppy Raisers as their local charity and volunteers, like Lien, were onsite with puppies-in-training every weekend during the holiday season. To learn more about Lien’s great work with Guide Dogs for the Blind, please visit:
    http://www.clearlakesubaru.com/share-the-love.htm

  • January 2018 – Sam Ali speaks over breakfast in the Galleria

    Congratulations to Sam Ali on his selection recently as the keynote speaker over breakfast for The Winner’s Circle, one of the premier networking groups on the Galleria area. He gave a talk titled Interview Questions When Searching For a Financial Advisor and provided important questions that may be useful during the process of interviewing Financial Advisors.

  • December 2017 – Manske Wealth Management recognized among The Best Places to Work in 2017

    Manske Wealth Management was selected from among hundreds of candidates as one of The Best Places to Work in 2017 by Houstonia Magazine. Both Elijah Lopez and Sam Ali were highlighted in the article for their comments about the firm’s topnotch culture and human resource policies. To read the entire article, please visit:
    https://www.houstoniamag.com/articles/2017/12/4/best-places-to-work-houston-2017

  • December 2017 – Elijah Lopez speaks over breakfast in Memorial Area, Houston

    We’re proud to recognize Elijah Lopez’s success as the keynote speaker recently at one of the premier networking groups in the Memorial area. Titled A Guide to Single Stock Management, he spoke about how he leads the effort at Manske Wealth Management creating personalized 10(b)5-1 plans that allow clients to strategically trade their restricted stock positions.

  • December 2017 – Manske Wealth Management published in Forbes

    Congratulations to Sam Ali for being a major contributor to Forbes magazine’s stock selections for 2018. Forbes chose Sam’s recommendation alongside four other advisors across the nation giving him the opportunity to provide insightful comments about investment ideas for the new year. Titled “Financial Advisors: 5 Best Stock Investing Ideas For 2018” by Ky Trang Ho, here’s the link to the entire text:
    https://www.forbes.com/sites/trangho/2017/12/03/financial-advisors-5-best-stock-investing-ideas-for-2018/2/

  • December 2017 – Manske Wealth Management published in U.S. News & World Report

    Elijah Lopez was published in the U.S. News & World Report providing insightful comments about required minimum distributions. He highlighted ways investors can make use of their government obligation. Titled “What Is a Required Minimum Distribution?” by Jeff Brown, here’s the link to the entire text:
    https://money.usnews.com/investing/investing-101/articles/2017-11-28/what-is-a-required-minimum-distribution

  • November 2017 – Manske Wealth Management’s Best of Houston Guide

    Looking for something fun to do this holiday season? Please visit the link below to view our local guide to Houston put together especially for our clients and guests! Our team enjoyed exploring the Tunnel System located on page 8 and hope there’s an item or two in there you might enjoy as well. From a Merry Christmas to a Prosperous 2018, we hope you enjoy “the most wonderful time of the year!”
    http://manskewealth.com/images/Best_of_Houston.pdf

  • November 2017 – Manske Wealth Management supports the National Federation of the Blind

    MWM thanks Lien Quach for her efforts at the 66th Annual National Federation of the Blind Texas State Convention which was held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Houston Hobby Airport. She represented Guide Dogs for the Blind which is the largest Guide Dog school in North America and offers guide dogs free of charge to the visually impaired. She provided convention participants information on how to apply for a guide dog and also spoke about the local puppy raising club. To learn more, please visit:
    https://www.guidedogs.com/

  • November 2017 – Manske Wealth featured in Voyage Houston

    Congratulations to Elisa Fierro for being featured in Voyage Houston’s Inspiring Stories series. She’s become a major force in the Houston investment scene and you can read more about her story at
    http://voyagehouston.com/interview/meet-elisa-fierro-manske-wealth-management-houston-tx/

  • November 2017 – Manske Wealth thanks 2Scale Architects

    All of us at Manske Wealth Management are grateful to Greg Swedberg for this informal aerial view of our offices in The Warrant Building downtown. This was a “fun project for a friend” but also a great tool that Mr. Swedberg uses extensively in his work with clients. You can see the Manske Wealth Management video alongside other 2Scale projects here: https://www.youtube.com/user/gregswedberg. For more information about his award-winning work, here’s his website: https://www.2scalearch.com/

  • October 2017 – Zachary Welborn speaks over breakfast in Sugar Land

    Zachary Welborn recently gave a talk titled Your Search for a Financial Advisor to over 30 business owners in Sugar Land, Texas. His presentation focused on important questions to keep in mind when interviewing Financial Advisors in order to avoid future pitfalls. Attendees included Joe McGee, Owner of Joe McGee Allstate Agency; Brendan Doran, CPA, Managing Partner at Doran & Johnston PLLC; Mike Valdez, Owner of Chamberlin Ace Hardware; and Kenneth Hughes, Executive Sales at Mercedes-Benz of Sugar Land.

  • October 2017 – Manske Wealth Management celebrates company milestone

    Manske Wealth Management recently celebrated Sam Ali for his 5 years of service to the Firm and our clients. During his tenure, Sam accomplished much, such as when he was published in The Wall Street Journal and U.S. News & World Report. He also completed a one year post serving on the leadership team alongside Denika Carothers for the prestigious networking group, The Winner’s Circle. Sam has made a lot of his first five years with MWM and as part of this milestone, the Firm awarded him a plaque for his office as well as a personalized Mont Blanc pen.

  • October 2017 – Manske Wealth Management completes role of Treasurer for the Greenway Networking group

    Christopher Manske completed a one year post serving on the leadership team for the respected Greenway Networking Group which meets at The Briar Club. The incoming leadership team, led by Pat Dolen and Alla Nowowiejski, is working with Tim Vozar as the new Treasurer. To learn more, please visit:
    http://bnihouston.com/tx-houston-west-bni-greenway-plaza/

  • October 2017 - Manske Wealth Management supports the Young Women’s Preparatory Network

    MWM thanks Elisa Fierro, Rachael Cahan, and Katy Hall Shurin of the Texas Wall Street Women’s Houston Philanthropy Committee for their help in hosting the annual Boots & Blackjack: A Casino Night for a Cause. This incredible event will be held on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at the Houston offices of Haynes and Boone LLP where Macquarie Group and Total Wine and More are important supporters. The funds raised will focus on disaster relief for students and staff of the Young Women’s College Preparatory Academy that were impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Tickets are available at:
    http://txwsw.com/houston-philanthropy-event-boots-blackjack-casino-night-cause/

  • September 2017 – Manske Wealth Management published in Advisor News

    Zach Welborn was selected by Advisor News as the primary expert source on an insightful article about the risks of investing in cryptocurrency. Zach’s comments are shrewd as he touches on the major issues facing unregulated virtual money, in particular, Bitcoin. Titled “Should Advisors Bite on Bitcoin?” by Brian O'Connell, here’s the link to the entire text:
    https://advisornews.com/innarticle/advisors-bite-bitcoin

  • September 2017 – Manske Wealth Management speaks at the University of Houston

    Hunter Layne, a Toastmasters awarded speaker and Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor®, recently spoke at The University of Houston’s Bauer College of Business. Hunter leads the Athlete Asset Management effort at MWM and spoke specifically about our financial planning process compared with what is suggested by college text books. A special “Thank You!” to Professor John Lopez who does a wonderful job bringing business leaders to campus to help make the curriculum an excellent preparation for successful careers after graduation.

  • September 2017 - Elisa Fierro speaks over breakfast in the Heights

    Elisa Fierro recently gave a talk titled, “The Biggest Misunderstanding On Wall Street” to over 50 business professionals at Harold’s in the Heights. She discussed how volatility can impact average annual returns and explained the difference between the arithmetic mean and the geometric mean. Attendees included Bobbie Stratton, Attorney at Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC; Jarrod Aden, President of Lentz Engineering; Alyse Makarewicz, President of AMB Architects; and Shannon Quadros, Shareholder at Kilmer Crosby & Walker.

  • September 2017 - Manske Internship for Professional Accomplishment and Leadership hosts Atlas Shrugged discussion

    The Manske Internship for Professional Accomplishment and Leadership (MIPAL) recently had the honor of hosting a thought-provoking discussion inspired by the text Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand. Our special guests included: Howard Rambin, Principal of Moody Rambin Interests; Pat Dolen, President at Tydeman Dolen; Bradley Hewlett, Theatre Director of Clear Creek High School; and Mark Rafail, President of Rafail Insurance Group. The MIPAL participants shared their insights and our guests provided feedback based on their experience and accomplishments in the work force.

  • August 2017 – Manske Wealth Management’s family gets larger

    Congratulations to Sam and Maysa Ali who are now the proud parents of a newborn son, Ahmad Ali. He was born on July 6th, 2017 at the Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and weighed 9 lbs 9 oz at birth. At 7 weeks old, his favorite things are watching the Houston Astros with his dad and bath time!

  • August 2017 – Manske Wealth Management celebrates Mr. and Mrs. Lopez

    Congratulations to Elijah and Reanna who are now Mr. and Mrs. Lopez. They were united in marriage by Fr. Dominic Pistone at St. Michael’s Catholic Church on July 8, 2017. The reception was held at The Houston Club in Downtown Houston. Special thanks to Christian Pena, Owner of Christian Pena Photography; Danny Ray Osterwisch, Owner of Acoustic Production LLC; and Jeana Auger, Private Events Director at The Houston Club.

  • August 2017 – Manske Wealth Management provides insight to readers of The Amaral Tellawi Texas Law Blog

    Christopher Manske and Jordan Fandry were recently published in The Amaral Tellawi Texas Law Blog. Together, they provided insight on how to engage with your financial advisor in a meaningful way. Titled “Five Questions For Your Financial Advisor,” here’s the link to the entire text:
    http://doitforthem.org/five-questions-financial-advisor/

  • August 2017 – Elijah Lopez speaks at Breakfast Networking Memorial

    Elijah Lopez gave a talk titled Questions to Ask During Your Search For a Financial Advisor to over 30 professionals in the Memorial chapter of Business Networking International. He spoke about important information to gather in order to avoid future pitfalls while shopping around for your next Financial Advisor. This prestigious networking group is hosting a Visitor’s Day on September 6th and over 150 professionals in the Houston area are expected to attend. To learn more about the event, please visit:
    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/memorial-bni-visitors-day-tickets-35972215866

  • July 2017 – Manske Wealth Management supports Guide Dogs for the Blind

    Guide Dogs for the Blind is the largest Guide Dog school in North America and offers guide dogs free of charge to the visually impaired. Manske Wealth Management was proud to host Nyland, a 1-year old puppy in training, as he spent a week polishing his great manners while at work with Lien Quach, a volunteer with the organization. He is being raised by a Cypress Fairbanks High School graduate and the duo was recently featured in the Houston Chronicle. To read more about Nyland’s journey, please visit:
    http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Cy-Fair-High-senior-and-service-dog-she-trained-11163071.php

  • July 2017 – Manske Wealth Management published in Reader’s Digest

    Zachary Welborn was published in Reader’s Digest providing insightful comments about student loans. He emphasized the importance of why recent graduates should consider many different factors before deciding the best course of action. Titled “15 Money Management Tips Every Recent Grad Should Memorize” by Lauren Cahn, here’s the link to the entire text:
    www.rd.com/advice/saving-money/money-management/

  • July 2017 – Manske Wealth Management recognized by the Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce

    Sam Ali was recently recognized by the Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce during their Networking After Hours event. He had the opportunity to provide information about Manske Wealth Management and connect with other businesses that are members of the Chamber. To learn more about the organization, please visit:
    https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta/1756846/

  • July 2017 – Five Star Award from Texas Monthly Magazine

    Congratulations to Christopher Manske who received the Five Star Wealth Manager award again which places him on an extremely short list of advisors who have been recognized every year Texas Monthly Magazine has run this contest. This will be his final award as he has decided not to apply again in the future.

  • June 2017 – Manske Wealth Management sponsors National Hispanic Chamber President

    Javier Palomarez, the President of the National Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, spoke to Houston leaders in the VIP Club of the BBVA Compass Stadium and it was with great pride that Manske Wealth Management helped sponsor the event. Mr. Palomarez spoke about making necessary changes in order to achieve goals before taking questions about the current political climate surrounding taxes, immigration, and small business.

  • June 2017 – Sam Ali speaks at Breakfast Networking in the Galleria

    Sam Ali gave a talk titled Your Search for a Financial Advisor at one of the premier networking groups in the Galleria area, The Winner’s Circle. He focused on helpful questions to consider when interviewing Financial Advisers and the importance of coordination with a client’s CPA. To learn more, please visit:
    http://www.bnihouston.com/tx-houston-west-bni-winner-s-circle/

  • June 2017 – Manske Wealth Management presents on volatility

    Manske Wealth Management led an educational conference call with a varied group from all over the globe discussing volatility and how to measure performance over a time period of at least ten years. Both Sam Ali and Chris Manske participated, with Chris leading the discussion which touched on the differences between the arithmetic mean, the geometric mean, and standard deviation.

  • June 2017 - Manske Wealth Management published in Fiduciary News

    Hunter Layne was published in Fiduciary News providing insightful comments about investing with a Growth or Value bias. He highlighted that buying investments with a recent increase in value may leave an investor vulnerable to loss in the next bear market. Titled “How a Fiduciary Should Explain ‘Growth’ and ‘Value’ Investing Styles” by Christopher Carosa, CTFA, here’s the link to the entire text:
    http://manskewealth.com/images/Growth_and_Value_Article.pdf

  • June 2017 – Manske Wealth Management supports Dr. Mike Feinberg of KIPP and Sheryl Sandberg of Facebook

    Elisa Fierro recently attended the sold-out speaking event featuring Sheryl Sandberg in conversation with Dr. Mike Feinberg at the Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church. Sandberg, the Chief Operating Officer of Facebook and author of Option B and Lean In, spoke on helping others in crisis and developing compassion for ourselves. Feinberg, the co-founder of KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program), helped guide the discussion toward raising strong children and creating resilient families and communities.

  • May 2017 – Manske Wealth Management completes role of President for The Industry Master’s Forum

    Christopher Manske completed a one year post serving as President of The Industry Master’s Forum. The Industry Master’s Forum mantra is “Connect to Grow” and its exclusive membership represents some of Houston’s most accomplished professionals. The role of President was taken over by a trusted resource of Manske Wealth Management, Sheryl Lyons of Culture Spark. For more information, please visit:
    http://www.industrymastersforum.com/

  • May 2017 - Manske Wealth Management hosts the Closed Door Tournament

    Congratulations to Charles Fertitta for winning the Closed Door Tournament, a friendly game of cards held at The Warrant Building in downtown. Both Saeed Tellawi and Max Lummis were also winners, and all attendees left with a wine-of-your-choice gift courtesy of Jean Phillipe Guy and French Country Wines. A special thanks to Bill Heuer, owner of iHostPoker Casino Parties, who provided the table/dealer support.

  • May 2017 – Manske Wealth Management supports Guide Dogs for the Blind

    Guide Dogs for the Blind is the largest Guide Dog school in North America and offers guide dogs free of charge to the visually impaired. Manske Wealth Management was proud to host Love, a 1-year old Labrador puppy in training, as she experienced a day at the office with Lien Quach who volunteers with the organization. Love came to Houston at 8 weeks of age and will stay until she is 15 months old. During her time in Houston, she will learn good manners and basic obedience before returning to the organization for formal guide work training. To learn more, please visit:
    https://www.guidedogs.com/

  • May 2017 –Manske Wealth Management supports Wolffest at the University of Houston

    Manske Wealth Management enjoys close ties to The University of Houston and it was with great pride that the firm sponsored various in-kind donations to Wolffest, a 3-day student-led, entrepreneur’s festival. The event attracts an average of 8,000 attendees per day and funds raised are given back to the Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship. The Manske Wealth team enjoyed various foods from vendors such as Texas Tamale Company and Niko Niko’s as they conducted a company meeting there on the festival grounds.

  • April 2017 – Manske Wealth Management celebrates company milestone

    Manske Wealth Management celebrated their annual Spring Gathering in The Courtyard of The Warrant Building with the team’s immediate and extended family. Zachary Welborn was recognized there for his 3 years of service to the Firm and his clients. During his tenure, Zach accomplished much, such as when he was published in the U.S. News and World Report giving insight on fees in 401K plans.

  • April 2017 – Manske Wealth Management supports Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

    Devereux is on a mission to serve many of the most vulnerable members of our society in the areas of autism, intellectual/developmental disabilities, specialty mental health and child welfare. Manske Wealth Management was honored to attend the 8th Annual Savor the Hope Gala and provide a meaningful donation to the organization.

  • April 2017 – Manske Wealth Management leads speaker’s bureau for Business Networking Memorial

    Elijah Lopez was recently selected to lead the speaker’s bureau for the Memorial chapter of Business Networking International. Elijah is responsible for scheduling a different speaker for each meeting and helping members of the prestigious networking group share their business with the chapter and visitors. To learn more, please visit:
    http://bnihouston.com/tx-houston-west-bni-memorial/

  • April 2017 – Manske Wealth Management hosts The Winner’s Circle

    Sam Ali recently had the honor of hosting a social event for members of the prestigious networking group, The Winner’s Circle. Held in The Warrant Building courtyard, Mr. Ali’s event furthered an almost-twenty-year connection between Manske’s team and the Galleria-based networking organization. To learn more, please visit:
    http://www.bnihouston.com/tx-houston-west-bni-winner-s-circle/

  • March 2017 - The Houston Chronicle celebrates Manske Wealth Management’s location

    Thank you to Pamela O’Brien, Ashley LaBauve and Lori Arnold for helping Manske Wealth Management settle properly in an exclusive downtown space in The Warrant Building. See the Houston Chronicle’s “Before And After” tale of The Warrant Building featuring Manske Wealth, Pamela Hope Designs, and Prevot Designs:
    http://www.houstonchronicle.com/life/home/design/article/Before-and-after-Century-old-Warrant-Building-11026525.php?t=560f0d0738

  • March 2017 - Elisa Fierro speaks at Breakfast Networking in the Heights

    Elisa Fierro gave a talk titled Your Search for a Financial Advisor to over 45 professionals in the Houston Heights. She spoke about what to ask when interviewing financial advisors and what sets Manske Wealth Management apart from the rest of Wall Street. Attendees included Patrick Amante, Owner of TASMAN Sign & Graphic Solutions; Tony May, Director of Operations at The May Insurance Group; and Willie Diefenbach-Jones, Senior Manager at SendOutCards.

  • March 2017 – Zachary Welborn speaks at BNI First Colony about effects of volatility

    Zachary Welborn gave a talk titled The Biggest Misunderstanding on Wall Street to over 30 professionals in Sugar Land, Texas. He spoke about the difference between the arithmetic mean and the geometric mean and how market volatility greatly affects profit in the long term.

  • February 2017 - Manske Wealth Management in U.S. News & World Report

    Elijah Lopez was published in the U.S. News & World Report providing insightful comments about diversifying one’s 401K. He emphasized the importance of diversification and how it plays a critical role in the success of any retirement plan. Titled “Why Diversifying Your 401(k) Is Crucial” by Brian O'Connell, here’s the link to the entire text:
    http://money.usnews.com/investing/articles/2017-01-16/why-diversifying-your-401-k-is-crucial

  • January 2017 – Manske Wealth Management in U.S. News & World Report

    Zachary Welborn was published in the U.S. News & World Report providing insightful comments about reducing fees in 401(k) plans. He emphasized the important role financial advisors have in meeting the need for low expenses while meeting the highest of fiduciary standards. Titled “5 Ways to Cut 401(k) Fees Down to Size” by Brian O'Connell, here’s the link to the entire text:
    http://money.usnews.com/investing/articles/2016-12-19/5-ways-to-cut-401-k-fees-down-to-size

  • December 2016 – Manske Wealth Management in U.S. News & World Report

    Sam Ali was published in the U.S. News & World Report providing insightful comments about navigating the stock market. He emphasized the importance of good client communication and understanding client expectations. Titled “How to Bear Down in a Declining Stock Market” by Brian O'Connell, here’s the link to the entire text:
    http://money.usnews.com/investing/articles/2016-11-28/how-to-bear-down-in-a-declining-stock-market

  • November 2016 – Manske Wealth Management supports the Young Women’s Preparatory Network

    Elisa Fierro, who serves on the Houston Philanthropy Committee for Texas Wall Street Women, helped to raise over $18,000 at their Boots & Blackjack: A Casino Night for a Cause. The Young Women’s Preparatory Network partners with public school districts to create and support all-girls schools that focus on leadership, college readiness, and health and wellness.

  • October 2016 – Elijah Lopez speaks at Boeing about personal finance

    Elijah Lopez, a Toastmasters awarded speaker, gave a talk titled Intelligent Finance to almost 100 Boeing employees. He spoke on best practices that will build a strong foundation as well as balancing important financial decisions such as retirement, emergency funds, student loans, mortgages, and personal insurance. His talk was dubbed the most popular event of the year for the Boeing REACH program!

  • September 2016 - Manske Wealth Management supports Big Brothers Big Sisters

    Big Brothers Big Sisters is on a mission to encourage disadvantaged youth to reach their highest potential through one-to-one relationships with volunteer mentors. Manske Wealth Management was honored to attend the 2016 Big Black Tie Ball and provide a meaningful donation to the organization.

  • August 2016 – Christopher Manske introduces Howard Rambin as the Keynote Speaker for The Industry Master’s Forum

    As President of The Industry Master’s Forum, Chris Manske had the honor of introducing the keynote speaker, Howard Rambin early this month. Mr. Rambin co-founded Moody Rambin Interests in 1969 and over his career, he has been a driving force behind the trajectory and culture of Houston’s commercial real estate market. The Forum’s community-wide business event is attended by nearly 100 business owners and high-level business development experts. Mr. Rambin spoke on leadership in a growing organization and gave best practices related to his own accomplishments and challenges. To see more, please visit: http://www.industrymastersforum.com/

  • July 2016 – Manske Internship for Professional Accomplishment and Leadership hosts Atlas Shrugged discussion

    The Manske Internship for Professional Accomplishment and Leadership (MIPAL) recently had the honor of hosting a thought-provoking discussion inspired by the text Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand. Our special guests included: Kirby McConn, Sales Representative at Paychex; Bradley Hewlett, Theatre Director of Clear Creek High School; and Howard Rambin, Principal of Moody Rambin Interests. The MIPAL participants shared their insights and our guests provided feedback based on their experience and accomplishments in the work force.

  • June 2016 – Christopher Manske assumed the role of President for The Industry Master’s Forum

    The Industry Master’s Forum is a business networking organization which offers a networking alternative to the entry-level “weekly referral meeting” and the peer-to-peer “solve your problems meeting” with a strong commitment to influential leaders and well-credentialed professionals.  For more information, visit: http://www.industrymastersforum.com/

  • May 2016 – Manske Wealth Management is a Platinum sponsor for the Grand Lake Gators Swim Team

    The Grand Lakes Gators Swim Team is a Division 1 summer league swim team governed by West Houston Aquatic League. Manske Wealth Management’s generosity helps to support children ages 4 to 18 improve their swimming skills and achieve success in a competitive swim league.

  • April 2016 – Christopher Manske interviewed by Tydeman Dolen on company culture

    Pat Dolen, of Tydeman Dolen, interviewed Christopher Manske to explore what cultural norms might be behind the team’s success in last month’s Cipher Corporate Challenge. She intended the interview to act as a springboard for a networked discussion about professional development and maintenance of a company’s culture.  More information can be found at:
    http://www.tydemandolen.com/

  • March 2016 – Manske Wealth Management wins the Cipher Corporate Challenge

    The Manske Wealth Management team achieved a second place position on Cipher Escape Room’s lifetime contest results. Up to that point, no other team except for one, had completed the challenge so quickly. There were a lot of congratulations for the team on their cooperation, communication, and creative thinking.

  • February 2016 – Manske Wealth Management hires Pamela Hope Designs to help decorate their space in The Warrant Building downtown

    In anticipation of moving from Greenway Plaza to their suite in The Warrant Building, Manske Wealth Management has partnered with Pamela O’Brien of Pamela Hope Designs to ensure the new offices downtown are transformed into a great place for employees and clients. To learn more about Pamela’s award winning interior design firm, visit her website at:
    http://www.pamelahopedesigns.com/

  • January 2016 – Manske Wealth Management supports the Houston Food Bank

    The Manske Wealth Management team had a great time volunteering at the Houston Food Bank’s main warehouse on Portwall. The team helped sort and repackage dry food for hungry kids, seniors and others who may not have enough to eat. In 2015, the Houston Food Bank distributed 74 million nutritious meals to food pantries, soup kitchens, and senior centers. Learn how you can help at:
    http://www.houstonfoodbank.org/volunteer/volunteer/

  • December 2015 – Manske Wealth Management recognized in Archway Academy’s 2015 Annual Report and in the 2015-2016 Broadway at the Hobby Center event programs

    This month, Manske Wealth Management was proud to be recognized by both the Archway Academy and Broadway at the Hobby Center as an important donor. The firm’s contributions further assisted Archway Academy in providing a supportive learning environment to meet the individual educational needs of adolescents in recovery. For more information on these great organizations, please visit:
    http://www.archwayacademy.net/
    https://www.thehobbycenter.org/

  • November 2015 – Sam Ali welcomed into The Winner’s Circle Business Networking group

    One of the premier networking groups in the Galleria area, The Winner’s Circle, has vetted and offered membership to Sam Ali as the Investment Advisor in the group. He immediately volunteered for a leadership position and serves as the organization’s Visitor Host where he acts as a formal resource for guests to ask questions and learn more about the group and its affiliation with over 50,000 members worldwide.

  • October 2015 – Manske Wealth Management hires Prevot Design Services to help redesign their space in The Warrant Building

    In anticipation of moving from Greenway Plaza to their suite in The Warrant Building, Manske Wealth Management has partnered with Lori D. Arnold of Prevot Design Services to ensure the new offices downtown are transformed into a great place for employees and clients. To learn more about Prevot Design Services, visit their website at:
    http://prevotdesign.com/

  • September 2015 – Christopher Manske is the Keynote Speaker to The Finance Association at The Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston

    Christopher Manske spoke to almost 500 students and faculty about leadership in the finance industry. Among the audience were all the officers of The Finance Association many of whom are graduates of the Manske Internship for Professional Accomplishment and Leadership. Manske Wealth Management takes great pride in helping to expand the horizons of future leaders in Houston’s financial sector which, ultimately, helps shape the culture of financial services in the years ahead.

  • August 2015 – Manske Wealth Management provides insight to readers of Texas Home and Garden Magazine

    Christopher Manske had his second article this year published in Texas Home and Garden Magazine. The topics ranged from collaboration among financial experts to the psychology of investing. Both articles may be seen here:
    http://texashomeandgarden.com/idea-center/financial/fear-of-missing-out/
    http://texashomeandgarden.com/idea-center/financial/hire-expert-team-financial-planning/

  • July 2015 – Manske Wealth Management thanks The Davis Family

    Thank you to The Davis Family for their generous donation to KIPP by purchasing one of the pieces of art from the gallery in our office. All artworks at Manske Wealth Management are “for sale” if the check is made directly to the charity, KIPP.

  • June 2015 – Manske Wealth Management supports Alla Nowowiejski’s bid for LLS Woman of the Year

    Manske Wealth Management supports Alla Nowowiejski, Partner at Monty & Ramirez Law, in her bid for Woman of the Year by the Texas Gulf Coast Chapter of The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. The Gala celebrating the campaign took place at the River Oaks Country Club on June 5th along with other candidates such as Lindsay Clarke of the Houston Astros, Lauren Finkelstein of MIX 96.5 KHMX, and Jentry Kelley of J.K. Cosmetics.

  • May 2015 – Manske Wealth Management speaks at the University of Houston

    Earlier this year, Manske Wealth Management spoke on the Financial Planning Process at The Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston. We offer a special thanks to Professor John Lopez who leads the effort to bring business leaders to the students to help make the financial planning curriculum an excellent preparation for the real world after graduation.

  • April 2015 – Manske Wealth Management and partners raise over $20,000 for Knowledge is Power Program (KIPP)

    KIPP, the Knowledge Is Power Program, is on a mission to develop in underserved students the academic skills, intellectual habits, and qualities of character necessary to succeed at all levels of pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, college, and the competitive world beyond. Manske Wealth Management, mc2 Civil, Harper Brothers Construction, Pamela Hope Designs, Monty & Ramirez, and Professional Sports Partners raised over $20,000 for KIPP at this month’s Annual Dinner.

  • March 2015 – Manske Wealth Management completes three wine tasting events at the Memorial Wine Cellar

    Manske Wealth Management is very grateful to partners at the Memorial Wine Cellar for their impeccable service in the private room of their facility located at 7951 Katy Freeway. For more information on this great local business, please visit: http://www.memorialwinecellar.com/

  • February 2015 – Manske Wealth Management finalizes formal comments on Industry-Charity joint venture

    KIPP Charities in partnership with Accenture is exploring the viability of a database to assist with placing KIPP college graduates with entry-level career-oriented jobs. Christopher Manske provided specific strategic feedback to Accenture consultants along with detailed tactical advice geared toward an effective connection between employers and KIPP college graduates.

  • January 2015 – Manske Wealth Management recognized by Wealth & Finance International Magazine

    Wealth & Finance International Magazine named Manske Wealth Management “Most Client Focused Wealth Manager – Texas” in their 2014 Finance awards. The Finance Awards were launched to recognize and reward excellence and best practice in all aspects of the finance industry. Their research and award selection team receives thousands of nominations and spent months in a rigorous vetting process.

  • December 2014 – Manske Wealth Management selected at a national level by the AARP and the CFP Board

    The American Association for Retired Persons and the Certified Financial Planner's Board selected Christopher Manske as the keynote speaker for their Retirement Readiness campaign in Houston, Texas.

  • November 2014 – Christopher Manske continues role on the board for the Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP)

    KIPP, the Knowledge Is Power Program, is on a mission to develop in underserved students the academic skills, intellectual habits, and qualities of character necessary to succeed at all levels of pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, college, and the competitive world beyond. All of the board members are listed here:
    http://kipphouston.org/ourboard

  • October 2014 – Manske Wealth Management recognizes Sam Ali

    Congratulations to Sam Ali who was promoted to Financial Advisor. In 2014, Sam offered the team an excellent example of the work ethic required from advisors on the Manske Wealth team. He won multiple public speaking contests with Toastmasters, was recognized in the Wall Street Journal for investment analysis forecasting, and earned two professional designations. As a Financial Advisor, Sam proudly displays the Certified Funds Specialist and the Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor acronyms after his name. Everyone at Manske Wealth Management is looking forward to seeing what he accomplishes next.

  • September 2014 – Manske Wealth Management recognizes Lien Quach

    Congratulations to Lien Quach who was promoted to Senior Client Associate after successfully passing two very difficult, industry-recognized registration programs. Her responsibilities at Manske Wealth Management continue to increase and her leadership is an important part of the company culture. All of us at Manske Wealth take great pride in furthering our mastery of the investment craft and Lien is one of the frontrunners in this effort.

  • August 2014 – Manske Wealth Management completes transition of performance tracking system

    Christopher Manske helped create the performance tracking system for the Industry Master’s Forum and kept the weekly and monthly data for the past two years to ensure a 100% accurate start. This month, he finalized the transition of that effort from within Manske Wealth Management to Rebecca Davis with Kainos Partners.

  • July 2014 – The Wall Street Journal recognizes Manske Wealth Management

    Sam Ali was published in the Wall Street Journal for the most accurate financial modeling in a nation-wide WSJ “stock forecast” problem. Sam used technical analysis for this effort and received an enormous amount of “congratulations” in the two weeks that followed.

  • June 2014 – Manske Wealth Management acts as a Mentor for the PaySphere Industry Masters Forum

    Christopher Manske created the Mentor Program for the esteemed Industry Master’s Forum which he helped to found almost two years ago. The Industry Master’s Forum mantra is “Connect to Grow” and its exclusive membership represents some of Houston’s most accomplished professionals. Chris has volunteered to serve as the first official Mentor to the group offering advice to new members on how to make the most of the Forum and the tools now available to them.

  • May 2014 – Manske Wealth Management serves on The Membership Committee for Greenway Chapter of BNI

    Christopher Manske continues his one-year of service to the respected Greenway Chapter of BNI as a leader with the membership committee. Among his obligations to the organization, he helps review and approve applications to join the well-regarded networking group.

  • April 2014 – Manske Wealth Management supports Wolffest at the University of Houston

    Manske Wealth Management enjoys close ties to The University of Houston and it was with great pride that the firm sponsored various in-kind donations to Wolffest, a 3-day food festival led by students of the Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship program. The event attracts an average of 8,000 students per day and funds raised are given back to the program.

  • March 2014 – Manske Wealth Management supports KIPP and Archway Academy

    This month, Manske Wealth Management was proud to provide auction items and event support to both KIPP (for their 20th Anniversary Annual Dinner) and Archway Academy (Athlete’s for Archway at The Downtown Club).

  • February 2014 – Manske Wealth Management completes role leading speaker’s bureau

    Christopher Manske completed a one year post leading the speaker’s bureau for the Greenway Chapter of BNI. His duties included assisting with scheduling a different speaker for each meeting and he’s thankful to have had such notable presenters such as Charles Fertitta of Colliers International and Pat Dolen of Tydeman Dolen. The speaker’s coordination was taken over by a trusted resource of Manske Wealth Management, Oscar Hernandez of Oscar’s Fine Properties.

  • January 2014 – Attendee at the KIPP Pennant Ceremony

    Manske Wealth Management had the honor to be a part of this special event rich in “KIPP Through College” tradition. During the winter break of their first semester in college, KIPPsters return to a supportive crowd of more than 5,000 cheering for them as they present their college pennants.

  • December 2013 – Manske Wealth Management speaks at Keller Williams Houston Training Center

    Christopher Manske provided web-enabled training on the topics of business cash-flow and how self-employed people can most easily grow their net worth.

  • November 2013 – Manske Wealth Management addresses Greenway Networking at The Houston City Club

    Christopher Manske spoke to a varied audience of business professionals including Weaver LLP, Zeus Mortgage, and XQ CPA on the true meaning of “living within your means.”

  • October 2013 – Manske Wealth Management cited among top 61 Wealth Managers by Houston Business Journal

    Earlier this year, Manske Wealth Management was pleased to be listed in the Houston Business Journal as a Top Wealth Manager.  It’s estimated that less than 1% of the financial advisors servicing the greater Houston area are deemed acceptable for this accolade.

  • September 2013 – Five Star Award from Texas Monthly Magazine

    Mr. Manske received the Five Star Wealth Manager award for the fifth year in a row. Less than 20 professionals in Houston have done so.

  • August 2013 – Manske Wealth Management unveils Mentor and Graduate Forum on Linked In

    As part of the Manske Internship for Professional Accomplishment and Leadership, the firm has established a Linked In group designed to bring together the graduates of the internship with mentors, employers, and like-minded professionals in the community.  Often described as “an ivy league internship experience with a less than 3% acceptance rate,” the program is designed to provide exposure to strategies for creating success and reaching goals.  This Linked In group is one more benefit to the graduates and a small part of the many strategies graduates may use for professional accomplishment.

  • July 2013 – Manske Wealth Management provides insight to readers of Financial Advisor Magazine

    In an article about the many difficulties that can arise financially in the last stage of one's life, Christopher Manske provided opinion on the importance of good client communication and the depth necessary to properly prepare a family for a loss. Titled "The End Game" by Jeff Schlegel, here’s the link to the entire text:
    http://www.fa-mag.com/news/the-end-game-14414.html

  • June 2013 – Manske Wealth Management addresses business group at The Briar Club

    In a discussion about the difference between the arithmetic mean and the geometric mean, Christopher Manske provided insight into how to evaluate and quantify specific return calculations for certain investments.  Titled “Glove-Sized Shoes,” the talk ranged from measuring boxing gloves to measuring an investment’s profit.

  • May 2013 – Manske Wealth Management featured in video after annual gala for the Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP)

    KIPP, the Knowledge Is Power Program, is on a mission to develop in underserved students the academic skills, intellectual habits, and qualities of character necessary to succeed at all levels of pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, college, and the competitive world beyond. With KIPP graduates on staff, Manske Wealth had a brief moment in the spotlight during the 2013 KIPP Houston Dinner video.

  • April 2013 – Manske Wealth Management accepts role on the board for the Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP)

    KIPP, the Knowledge Is Power Program, is on a mission to develop in underserved students the academic skills, intellectual habits, and qualities of character necessary to succeed at all levels of pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, college, and the competitive world beyond. As a board member, Christopher Manske focuses his efforts on the “…and the competitive world beyond” part of their mission which means Manske Wealth Management is very interested in helping to systemically transition these students from college to a fulfilling career.

  • March 2013 – Manske Wealth Management speaks at The Bauer College of Business at University of Houston on The Financial Planning Process

    Christopher Manske addressed a group of college juniors and seniors discussing the discipline behind financial planning and the importance of integrity in the financial services industry.

  • February 2013 – Manske Wealth Management accepts role on The Membership Committee for the PaySphere Industry Masters Forum

    The PaySphere Industry Masters Forum is an influential, private community of executives and owners who come together for challenge, alternative points of view, and business growth. The Membership Committee selects the one new member who may be admitted each 2-3 month period.

  • January 2013 – Manske Wealth Management supports Katy Area Parents Of Multiples (KAPOM)

    Manske Wealth offers to sponsor two members from the Katy Area Parents Of Multiples group to attend The Mommie Series in Houston on February 6th, 2013 at 6:30pm. The series is a "mom-focused" event covering topics from finance to personal organization from such speakers as Thais Amaral Tellawi, a member of The Briar Club's Greenway Chapter of Business Networking International as well as Jane Godwin who was featured recently in Absolutely Katy magazine.

  • December 2012 – Manske Wealth Management addresses group at The Briar Club.

    Manske Wealth Management does occasional public speaking events and this month addressed the Greenway Chapter of Business Networking International. The title of the talk was "Questions to Ask to Properly Evaluate a Financial Advisor."

  • November 2012 – Manske Wealth Management supports local arts in support of KIPP charities

    Manske Wealth Management uses their office space to display art from Houston area artists. Each piece is available to own with a donation made to the company’s charity, KIPP. More information about their mission can be found at www.kipphouston.org.

  • October 2012 – Manske Wealth Management institutes formal mentor program

    The Manske Internship for Professional Accomplishment and Leadership runs from Oct 9th 2012 to Dec 11th 2012. Its main goal is to produce a scalable, repeatable internship program that may be used across the business spectrum so that KIPP charities may offer it to businesses and increase the opportunity for their alumni to transition from college studies to productive careers.

  • September 2012 – Five Star Award from Texas Monthly Magazine

    Mr. Manske received the Five Star Wealth Manager award for the fourth year in a row. Less than 25 professionals in Houston have done so.

Integrity 

Integrity speaks of honesty in all we do.

It's not just our actions that regulators and clients can see... at Manske Wealth Management, we do what's right even when no one would know.

Commit to Serve  

We make and keep specific commitments to our clients and to each other.

We don't just say, "We'll get it done," or "Let's do lunch." Instead, we commit! "I'll get it done by Monday before I leave the office." "We'll have that to you before the end of the week." We create trust among each other and our clients by constantly creating commitments and then working diligently to meet the deadlines we've created. "Every client, every month" is the first of our commitments to our clients.

Clients First  

Manske Wealth Management has a legal, fiduciary requirement to put the client's best interest first.

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Teamwork 

At Manske Wealth Management, we use unique disciplined programs to keep our clients and their CPAs fully informed and focused on the client's goals.

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Discipline 

Manske Wealth Management uses a sophisticated regimen to ensure the highest quality work.

Setting and methodically accomplishing goals is a bedrock part of this company's culture. We set goals with clients and with each other... and we expect to succeed.

Awards 
Awards
  • 2016 Elijah Lopez of Manske Wealth Management won 1st Place in Evaluation at District 55 Area F11 Toastmasters Spring Competition
  • 2016 Named Five Star Wealth Manager by Texas Monthly Magazine
  • 2015 Sam Ali of Manske Wealth Management was the first investment advisor in Texas accepted as a formal partner in the ground-breaking Wevorce collaborative system for lowering legal fees
  • 2015 Named Five Star Wealth Manager by Texas Monthly Magazine
  • 2014 Named "Most Client Focused Wealth Manager – Texas” by Wealth & Finance International Magazine
  • 2014 Named Five Star Wealth Manager by Texas Monthly Magazine
  • 2013 Named Five Star Wealth Manager by Texas Monthly Magazine
  • 2013 Named one of 61 Top Wealth Managers in the Houston Business Journal
  • 2013 Quoted in Financial Advisor Magazine on the topic of the impact of a death on a family’s financial planning
  • 2013 Quoted in two articles in the Houston Business Journal: “What’s the biggest mistake investors make?” and “Technology fuels rise of financial firm breakaways”
  • 2012 Named Five Star Wealth Manager by Texas Monthly Magazine
  • 2011 Named Five Star Wealth Manager by Texas Monthly Magazine
  • 2010 Named Five Star Wealth Manager by Texas Monthly Magazine
  • 2010 Presidential Recognition, Business Networking International
  • 2009 Named Five Star Wealth Manager by Texas Monthly Magazine
  • 2008 Premier Partners Club, MetLife Investors
  • 2005 Advisor Council, Fidelity
  • 2005 Signature of Distinction, John Hancock
  • 2004 "You Set The Standard" Winner's Circle Plaque