Your Money Wise Retirement Solutions Team

These qualified professionals are ready to help you pursue your ideal retirement.

Meet Your Money Wise Retirement Planning

Meet Your Money Wise Retirement Planning Team

Our team is here to help you live your best life.

At Money Wise Retirement Planning, our mission is to help provide trusted guidance and planning advice so our clients can work toward their desired retirement dreams.

Our team accomplishes that mission through our core principles and beliefs:

  • If you take care of people, profits will take care of themselves.
  • Challenge the status quo and think differently.
  • Family comes first. Our team and our clients are our families.
  • Always do the right thing. Always.
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Cristina Acosta, CFP®, ChFC® Founder, Investment Adviser Representative

Cristina is the owner of Money Wise Retirement Planning. She has over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry as an Investment Adviser Representative and insurance professional and has attained the ChFC® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designations – the CFP® is one of the most widely recognized and respected designations among financial professionals. CFP® professionals commit to the CFP Board's ethical standards that require them to put their clients' interests first.

Born and raised in the Tempe area, Cristina graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science in business. Her interest in finance has blossomed into a career of over 25 years. When she is away from the office, she spends time with her husband and two wonderful boys. They are outdoor enthusiasts and love exploring their beautiful state and volunteering in their community.

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and CFP® in the U.S., which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements. The ChFC® mark is the property of The American College, which reserves sole rights to its use, and is used by permission.

Kelly Golner

Marketing Director

Elizabeth Zarate

Investment Adviser Representative

Rebecca Angulo

Client Service Specialist

Becky Christopherson

New Account Specialist