Daniel Laure’s mission as a financial professional is to coach his clients through ever changing financial landscapes, and to manage their emotions along the way. Dan’s experience shows that clients are faced with many difficult decisions throughout their lives and need a trusted advisor in their corner who can take the stress and complexity out of those decisions. Dan seeks first to understand his clients’ goals, dreams and values which ultimately dictates the plan. Daniel has a special affinity for working with responsible, caring families, corporate executives, and aspiring young professionals.
Daniel Laure started his financial services career straight out of college. He began working at Northwestern Mutual as an intern, then continued full-time for almost five years. Dan started as a Financial Representative then quickly transitioned to the Financial Advisor role. During his time at Northwestern Mutual, Dan served as a College Unit Director, where he was responsible for recruiting and developing financial representative interns. Daniel came to Visionary Wealth Advisors in January 2015 to expand the services he could offer clients. He wanted to be 100% independent and work as a fiduciary for his clients, which is the highest level of accountability in the financial services industry.
Daniel graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Finance, a minor in Accounting and a Masters in Business Administration, all from Lindenwood University. Dan is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™. To earn his CFP®, Dan completed a rigorous training program and passed a comprehensive exam. Dan also has also earned his Retirement Income Certified Professional® (RICP) designation.
Daniel was born and raised in St. Louis, MO and currently resides in Ballwin, MO with his wife, Colleen. They just welcomed their first child, Everett William, on September 1, 2014. Dan and his wife both played volleyball in college; Colleen at Saint Louis University and Daniel at Lindenwood University. They were both inducted into their school’s Hall of Fame for Volleyball. In his free time, Dan enjoys playing volleyball, hacking it up on the golf course, and spending quality time with friends and family.