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First Command Memphis

Austin Beard

First Command Financial Advisor
(901) 385-3111
5050 Poplar Ave.
Ste 1716
Memphis, Tennessee, 38157
About Austin
Austin Beard joined First Command Financial Services as a Financial Advisor in January 2019, following a 5-year career in the United States United States Army, where he attained the rank of Sergeant. Austin understands the challenges and opportunities associated with life in the military and is committed to helping service members and their families get their financial lives squared away.

Austin has a Bachelor’s degree in Spanish from University of Mississippi and an Associate’s degree in Sudanese Arabic from the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center. He also holds an Associate's degree in Intelligence Studies from Cochise College. He holds Series 7 and 66 securities licenses plus life and health insurance licenses in Tennessee, Mississippi, and Arkansas.

Understanding that the biggest obstacle to financial security for most people is their own behavior, Austin serves as a personal financial coach to clients, continually reinforcing positive financial behaviors. He advocates time-tested financial principles, including disciplined, long-term saving and investing, careful debt management, and a thoughtful insurance strategy to manage financial risk. Austin will work with you to establish specific, meaningful goals that are consistent with your values and then develop a personalized financial plan to guide your pursuit of those goals.

In his free time, Austin enjoys listening to music, reading, and spending time with family.

First Command offers a comprehensive set of financial planning products and services, including banking, investments, insurance and retirement planning. More than 500 First Command Financial Advisors across the country and abroad are committed to the company’s Mission of “Coaching those who serve in their pursuit of financial security.”
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