Colorado Springs, Colorado Office

Financial Planning and Wealth Management for Individuals and Businesses

At Accelerated Wealth, our Financial Advisors are highly skilled and in high demand, each maintaining a Fiduciary standard and a Series 65 license. Our financial planning focuses primarily on helping individuals who are in the second half of their life. Today, retirement planning is more complex than ever and you need to work with someone who is skilled in income planning, retirement defense risk analysis, portfolio management, required minimum distribution and withdrawal strategies, estate planning, and strategies for tax minimization.

So, if there was a missing piece of information that was costing you money now or that would cause a significant problem or cost in your future, when would you want to find out about it? Today? 5 or 10 years from now? Never? If that piece of information was a should know fact, would you agree you would want to know about it before making any financial planning decisions, especially ones that put your money at risk?

That’s what makes Accelerated Wealth different! We seek to identify as many of the critical facts necessary to make a sound financial planning decisions that are in your best interest before making that decision.

Many times investors don’t have a process to filter out myths and misconceptions to find out the should know, critical facts to make logical decisions for their future. Do you know what questions to ask? Have you quantified hidden fees, taxes or risk issues? Have you made decisions based on myths, misconceptions, opinions or missing facts? If you find out there are flaws or missing information in your decision-making process you will quickly realize where money is falling through the cracks in your current planning, thus helping you make more informed financial decisions.

Our 3 Step Review helps you discover if your current strategies match up with your future plans. This proven process helps us create a sound plan based on facts and logic not emotion and opinions.

Contact us to learn how our no obligation, 3 Step Review can help you today.

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13570 Meadowgrass Drive Suite 100
Colorado Springs , Colorado 80921
Phone: 719-466-5627

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Our Team

  • Bill Walton
    Bill Walton
    CEO and Founder
  • Chris Abeyta
    Chris Abeyta
    Principal & Co-Founder
  • Tom Gehrmann
    Tom Gehrmann
    Financial Advisor
  • Dustin West
    Dustin West
    Financial Advisor
  • Sloane Herman
    Sloane Herman
    Client Relations Manager & Event Coordinator
  • Reagan Aynes
    Reagan Aynes
    Executive Assistant
  • Kathryn Heassler
    Kathryn Heassler
    Administrative Assistant
  • Brittany Betz
    Brittany Betz
    Account Service Manager
Bill Walton
CEO and Founder

As Founder and CEO of Accelerated Wealth, a nationwide wealth strategy firm, and having started and grown many successful businesses, Bill has a strong passion for teaching others on how to succeed in their financial journey. Bill is a sought after speaker, on topics ranging from business development to retirement strategies. He speaks both nationally and internationally on these matters. He and Nathalie, his wife of 16 years, live in Colorado Springs with their three young children. They spend much of their time chasing their kids around the beautiful parks and landscapes of Colorado.

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Chris Abeyta
Principal & Co-Founder

Chris Abeyta is a widely respected financial professional and one of the more well-educated financial professionals in the financial services industry.

Based in beautiful Colorado Springs, Colorado, Chris is one of the owners who helped launch Accelerated Wealth, LLC, a nationwide wealth strategy firm, and is one of the original creators of the Accelerated Wealth Five Basket Strategy ™.

While an acknowledged authority in retirement strategies and other disciplines, Chris is a featured editorial contributor to FoxBusiness.com. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from the University of New Mexico, Anderson Schools of Management, and his Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of Texas, Tyler Branch. He is also a Certified Financial Educator, a Certified College Advisor, and a member in good standing with the National Ethics Association. Chris has co-hosted a popular radio show called, “The Smartest Retirement Show,” and currently co-hosts the “Accelerated Wealth Radio Show” which broadcasts on the largest talk radio station in Colorado Springs. Chris has also been published and featured on FoxBusiness.com.

Before helping launch Accelerated Wealth, Chris played key roles as a leadership level executive for different organizations such as Vice President of Marketing and Operations at Purpose Driven Church – founded by best-selling author Rick Warren (The Purpose Driven Life), Executive Director of Operations for INJOY and Maximum Impact – a leadership development company founded by best-selling author John Maxwell, Director of Church Outreach and Community Outreach at Focus on the Family founded by Dr. James Dobson, and Executive Director of Acquire the Fire Youth Conventions for Teen Mania Ministries. In addition, Chris spent 12 of his summers overseas leading teams of teenagers and young adults on Humanitarian aid trips to developing nations such as Nicaragua, Honduras, Costa Rica, Panama, Mexico, Guatemala, Ecuador, Peru, Albania, India, Ghana, Cameroon, Thailand, Bulgaria, Hungary, and others. Today Chris lives in Monument, Colorado on the edge of Pike’s Peak National Forest with his wife, Kimi, and his three children, Ciara, Taryn, and Canyon. He enjoys mountain biking, motorcycling, camping, and hiking with his family.

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Tom Gehrmann
Financial Advisor

Tom Gehrmann joined the Accelerated Wealth team in summer of 2014. He is a 1995 graduate of Villanova University in Pennsylvania where he studied political science and business. Tom brings with him fifteen years of extensive private business experience. He has owned and directed successful corporations and has accumulated years of knowledge in individual and business finance. Tom is a licensed Series 65 Investment Advisor Representative. Additionally, he also holds a NSSA designation which recognizes him as a National Social Security Advisor.

Tom is passionate about working with clients of all ages. His goal is to help clients reach a level of optimal financial health through the use of time-tested financial resources and planning. Tom firmly believes that there is no “one way” to reach financial objectives and he specializes in finding solutions that help address each client’s unique circumstance.

Tom and his wife Kelly have been living in Colorado Springs since 1999. Tom appreciates his wife’s vast knowledge as a real estate agent with RE/Max Advantage. They have two daughters, Kathryn and Jillian, and the family dogs, Otto and Pippa.

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Dustin West
Financial Advisor

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Dustin’s passion is helping people experience financial freedom. He takes great pride in actively listening to clients to understand their issues, concerns, and goals to customize a thorough retirement plan.

People often lack a checklist or process to ask the right questions before they make important decisions with their money. Dustin takes the time to walk each person through a customized process to ensure they are making decisions based on sound logic and facts and NOT misconceptions, myths, or emotion. He is an expert in retirement and income planning, social security, life insurance, and legacy planning.

Dustin, and his wife Toni, live in Colorado Springs with their two children. He enjoys spending as much time outside with his family as possible. He also enjoys golf, working out, basketball, and fly-fishing.

He and his wife are involved with their home church, New Life Church, which actively serves the community with many ministries. Dustin and Toni’s primary passion is the fight against sex-trafficking locally and world-wide.

To schedule a consultation with Dustin, email sloaneh@acceleratedwealth.com or call 719-466-5639.

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Sloane Herman
Client Relations Manager & Event Coordinator

Sloane started with Accelerated wealth in 2014 and is the client relations manager and event coordinator. She is passionate about creating and maintaining a relationship with every client with whom she comes in contact. She also thoroughly enjoys coordinating and planning events for businesses and for family and friends.

Sloane was raised in Colorado but moved to Colorado Springs from Parker in 2013 with her husband Mitch, who works in the Cripple Creek Gold Mine. They enjoy the sunshine and staying active with their two boys, Mayson and Kamden.

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Reagan Aynes
Executive Assistant

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Kathryn Heassler
Administrative Assistant

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Brittany Betz
Account Service Manager

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Events and Seminars

Feel free to register for one of our upcoming dinner workshops. First time attendees only, please. If you have any questions about our workshops, please call us at 719-466-5627.

Radio Show

Feel free to listen to our radio shows and then please give us a call at 719-466-5627 or contact us if you have any questions.

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Videos

Feel free to watch the videos below and call us at 719-466-5627 if you have any questions or comments.

Are You Missing Any Important Pieces?

If there was a missing fact or piece of information that was costing you money now, or would cause a significant problem or cost in your future, when would you want to find out about it? Today? Five or 10 years from now? Never?

If that fact or piece of information was a must-know fact, would you agree you would want to know about it prior to making any type of financial decision; especially one that put your money at risk? That’s what makes our firm different! We believe in identifying all the facts necessary to make a sound financial decision that is in your best interest BEFORE making that decision.

Contact us today so we can help you put together all the pieces!

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Feel free to contact us at 719-466-5627 if you have any questions or comments.

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