Jeremy Burger

Originally from Salem, Oregon, Jeremy is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional and is a CFA charterholder (Chartered Financial Analyst®). He is a graduate of Seattle Pacific University with a degree in business administration and a minor in economics. Jeremy contributes articles to the Merriman blog, and has also had his writing featured on

Before joining Merriman he was a financial advisor and financial analyst at Synergy Financial Management, LLC. He is a member of the CFA Institute and of the CFA Society of Seattle.

In his free time, Jeremy enjoys hiking, snowboarding and spending time with his wife, friends and other family members.


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