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Is money the measure of success?

Scholarship Essay Contest

That is the question that Mercer Putney Financial Advisors would like to pose to high school seniors.  Answers must be submitted in a 300-500 word essay and received by 5:00 p.m. on May 5, 2017.

Two winners will each be awarded a $500 college scholarship. (One entry per senior.) Download the application form, attach it with your essay and send, fax or email it to:

Mercer Putney Financial Advisors, 1243 Alpine Road, Suite 219, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Fax: 866-531-7651


Click here to download an application form.

Your Future

Our first priority is helping you take care of yourself and your family. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.

Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, slideshows, and calculators designed to help you learn more. As you search our site, send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.