His personal touch always leaves me feeling like I matter.

I would like to take this opportunity to recognize the determined efforts of Stephen D. Thaeler; a financial advisor with First Command in Layton, Utah. Mr. Thaeler takes the necessary time to understand my financial status. Stephen is extremely responsive and eager to communicate when I reach out to him. His personal touch always leaves me feeling like I matter.

Stephen possesses financial knowledge, imparting insightful recommendations which have helped with my decision to retire from Hill AFB. From our very first meeting and continuing throughout our professional relationship, Mr. Thaeler has been instrumental in guiding me through my retirement journey after 38 years of service. His ability to phrase technical data in understandable layman’s terms is crucial in advancing my understanding of my monetary condition. Stephen never talks down to me and is eager to take the time to listen to my concerns. He then patiently navigates me through the mysterious world of investing, educating me sufficiently to make informed critical decisions.

I do not take this endeavor lightly and have researched other companies and financial advisors. My sole regret is that I did not locate him sooner than the five-year history we share. Mr. Thaeler is a valued asset to First Command and represents them in a positive manner. His advice is comforting to have in my corner and having him navigate me through the complicated and confusing financial business world is nothing less than reassuring. I look forward to a long relationship.

– Jim Grygier


Stephen Thaeler

Financial Advisor

This material contains a testimonial from a client of First Command Financial Services, Inc. and/or its affiliated entities (together “First Command”). The testimonial was provided by the client on a strictly voluntary basis. First Command has not paid any direct or indirect compensation to the client for the testimonial and is unaware of any other material conflicts of interest. The testimonial may not be representative of the experience of other First Command clients and is no guarantee of future performance or success.

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