Meet Our Team “Empowering clients to take charge of their financial future.”Howard Mattson is the President and Founder of Plan ONE Financial Group, a financial services firm built on a commitment to unbiased financial planning and peerless personal service.Howard’s financial services career began in 1996 with a local securities firm. As the firm’s youngest advisor, he rose through the ranks to become partner and helped that organization become one of the leading offices in the nation for their broker-dealer.In 2002, Howard left the partnership in search of other like-minded professionals who were willing to measure themselves by a unique standard – one based solely on the success of their client relationships.From this search, a team of individuals willing to embrace this singular focus began coordinating their efforts. Three principles governed their client interactions:O – OBJECTIVE advice driven by a detailed, personalN – NEEDS ANALYSIS along with anE – EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER SERVICE experience.The name Plan ONE Financial Group was used in recognition of the team effort, core values and process that continues to be an important part of the company’s many lasting and successful client relationships.Howard believes that being a great financial coach begins by having the heart of a teacher and continues with a willingness to learn. During his career, Howard has earned the designations, Chartered Retirement Planning Counsellor (CRPC) and Registered Financial Consultant (RFC). He holds Series 6, 7, 24, 26, 63 & 65 FINRA registrations and is a registered Investment Advisor Representative through SagePoint Financial, Inc. Howard practices in several states and is also an independent life insurance professional.Howard’s clients include: - Entrepreneurs, Educators & Executives - Accountants, Attorneys & Engineers - Physicians, Public Servants & Professionals - Retirees, Heirs & MillionairesAnd many others…Contact us today if the advice and service you’re receiving is not up to the Plan ONE Financial Group standard.Howard enjoys playing guitar, tennis and time with his wife, Michelle. They currently live in Franklinville, NJ with their five children and credit their faith for the success they've enjoyed in their marriage, family and personal lives. Nicholas graduated from Rutgers University – Camden Honors College with a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and an Associate’s degree in Film Studies. After graduation, he pursued his interest in finance and began his career with an investment firm in Philadelphia, PA. There, he quickly became one of the top junior representatives and helped contribute to the rapid growth of the office.Understanding that he wanted more flexibility with his practice, Nicholas left the Philadelphia office to join Plan ONE Financial Group. By forming this alliance, Nicholas had the opportunity to grow as a professional and build a practice focused on full service financial planning. In addition to developing and maintaining client relationships, Nicholas is also responsible for the compliance and supervision of the firm as an OSJ Branch Manager through Sagepoint Financial, Inc.Nicholas is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner which requires ongoing continuing education and upholding the CFP Board’s Code of Ethics and Professional Responsibility, Rules of Conduct and Financial Planning Practice Standards. He holds his Series 7, 6, 63, 65, 24, & 51 registrations and is an Investment Advisor Representative through SagePoint Financial, Inc. Nicholas has these securities and insurance registrations in a variety of states.Nicholas currently resides in Blackwood, NJ and enjoys spending free time with his wife and daughter. His interests include Philadelphia sports teams, video & tabletop games, and playing the guitar. Christine graduated from Farleigh Dickinson University magna cum laude where she earned a Bachelor's degree in English.Christine Pierce is responsible for organizing and overseeing the daily operations of Plan ONE Financial Group. Christine and her team manage our customer support processes with the sole focus of enhancing client satisfaction. As Director of Operations, she stresses that excellent service comes when you truly understand your customer’s needs. She works consistently to raise the bar and deliver a level of service that exceeds expectations.Christine joined Plan One in 2013. Quickly her love for organization, attention to detail, and commitment to helping others made her an essential member of our team. These talents are not only highlighted in her daily duties, but also during the client events she coordinates throughout the year. For Christine, the most rewarding part of working with the Plan ONE Financial Group team is the connection she makes when working closely with our clients. Christine says, “It gives me great gratification knowing that our clients view us as part of their lives...sharing in their occasions not just their financial planning.”Jason is a former college athlete and has a business degree from Towson University. He has 17 years of experience working in investments and financial planning. He currently has his Series 7, 65, and 63 registrations.Jason lives locally in East Greenwich township and has three children. He is still celebrating the Eagles super bowl win and is an avid rider and restorer of vintage Japanese motorcycles.Kayla is a student at RCGC. She assists Christine with the firms administrative tasks and is in charge of our document management system. Kayla is not currently registered with SagePoint Financial, Inc and is not a Registered Representative.