TERRE HAUTE, IN, -- Ginger Scott has successfully completed the training, validation and testing necessary to become a Registered Fiduciary™. The Registered Fiduciary™ ("RF™") Certification identifies financial professionals and organizations as competent fiduciaries that have achieved pertinent educational qualifications and licenses, learned required skills, and have passed a background check.
The RF™ award to Ms. Scott, who serves as Wabash Capital's retirement plan specialist, recognizes particular skills advising as an Investment Fiduciary/ERISA Section 3 (38) Investment Manager. In addition to providing investment advice to retirement plans, Ms. Scott provides wealth management and retirement planning services.
In acting as a Registered Fiduciary™ Ms. Scott is committed to always acting in the best interest of her clients, using the skills, ethics and focus on client needs that the Certification represents.
"At a time when the public concern has been elevated by years of financial excesses and scandals, the RF™ validation process offers comfort in the knowledge that our firm has been found worthy of this distinction," said Donald Edwards, President. "We have always been dedicated to our clients and this award gives us independent confirmation of this policy."
Since 1997, Wabash Capital has provided wealth management advice for hundreds of individuals, companies, not-for-profits, banks, endowments and Taft- Hartley Plans. The objective with every client is to provide expertise that instills confidence leading to positive financial outcomes.
The Registered Fiduciary™ ("RF™") Certification is based on the 2010 Fiduciary Standards of the Fiduciary Standards Board and validated by Dalbar, Inc., the independent expert.
The Fiduciary Standards Board is a not-for-profit (501(c)(3)) organization established in September of 2000 to develop and advance standards of care for investment fiduciaries, which includes trustees, investment committee members, brokers, bankers, investment advisers, money managers, etc. The Fiduciary Standards Board is independent of any ties to the investment community and therefore positioned to be a crucible for advancing fiduciary standards throughout the industry and to the public.
Dalbar, Inc. is the financial community's leading independent expert for evaluating, auditing and rating business practices, customer performance, product quality and service. Launched in 1976, Dalbar has earned the recognition for consistent and unbiased evaluations of investment companies, registered investment advisers, insurance companies, broker/dealers, retirement plan providers and financial professionals. Dalbar awards are recognized as marks of excellence in the financial community.
About Wabash Capital
Wabash Capital is an privately-owned registered investment advisor based in Terre Haute, Indiana, providing investment advice and professional portfolio management to individuals, corporations, banks, trusts, retirement plans and endowments. To learn more about our business, please visit www.wabashcapital.com.