About

Matt Buchanan, CFP®, CFS®
CEO and Founder

Matt understands the need for sound financial advice, and it’s the quality of advice that truly sets this firm apart. Buchanan Wealth Management was built on the foundation of integrity and the strength of relationship. It strives to serve and advise its clients in a manner that is truly objective. Matt has been a financial advisor with LPL Financial since 2003. He specializes in wealth management and insurance planning. Through his hard work and diligence, Matt has been recognized on several occasions by LPL Financial for his outstanding client service. Matt has been endorsed by the personal money management expert and New York Times best selling author, Dave Ramsey.

He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certificant and a Certified Fund Specialist (CFS®) and has his Series 7, Series 31, Series 66 (through LPL Financial) and insurance licenses. Matt serves as the company’s founder and Chief Executive Officer of Buchanan Wealth Management.

Matt was raised in Northern Virginia, and currently resides in Reston. He played college baseball in Mississippi for four years before returning to the area. He holds a bachelor of science in business administration from Belhaven University, where he graduated summa cum laude in 2001. Because his faith is such an important part of his life, Matt devotes a significant amount of his time to Capital Life Church, where he and his family attend. Matt serves on the board of Capital Life Church and his wife, Anna, serves as the head of the women’s ministry and life groups ministry.

Matt and Anna have been married since 2008. Together they have two children, son Judah and daughter Harper. Matt enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, golfing, reading, riding his motorcycle and watching baseball games.

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719 Pine Street, Herndon, VA 20170
Office: 703.956.2633 Fax: 703.956.2634
matt.buchanan@lpl.com