Scott Bishop is a financial advisor providing investment and financial planning solutions for affluent families, professionals, and Southern Company Employees. Not content to rely on third party research, Scott and his team conducts fundamental research on individual companies by analyzing cash flow statements, balance sheets, and income statements before making recommendations to clients. Employing unique tools and processes for working with retirees and those with significant wealth, Scott helps his clients realize their financial dreams and pass along a strong legacy to their families.Scott has been helping clients reach their financial goals since becoming an advisor in 2008. He started his career with Merrill Lynch and Cetera Advisors, prior to joining Signature Wealth Management Group in 2013. A graduate of Auburn University, he earned his MBA with a finance concentration and his undergraduate degree in Aviation Management.
Scott has earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP®) designation which provides him with the knowledge and tools necessary to develop specific strategies to minimize taxes, protect assets, maximize growth and transfer wealth. He is also an Accredited Asset Management Specialist℠ (AAMS), a designation signifying a high level of consulting expertise with investments, insurance, tax, retirement, and estate planning issues. An officer in the Air National Guard, Scott has amassed over 500 combat hours in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom, New Dawn and Unified Protector. He has proudly served in the military for nearly 20 years and continues to serve part-time in the Georgia Air National Guard. Scott enjoys spending time with his family, particularly watching his son play baseball and supporting his daughter with her interests in piano and volleyball. For fun and relaxation, he loves boating and spending time outdoors.