Earl B. Rideau joined Golden State in August 2016 as a Wealth Manager. With over 25 years of industry experience, Earl brings a wealth of knowledge and resources to assisting his clients pursue their financial, estate, and long-term planning goals. In addition to other courses offered at the College for Financial Planning in Centennial, CO, Earl has completed Financial Planning I, II, Estate Planning I, II, which have greatly contributed to his ability to assist over 2000 clients establish and maintain their estate plans. Earl prides himself in taking a comprehensive approach in helping clients pursue their goals during the accumulation phase, distribution phase and transference phase of their lives.
Earl received his first taste of the Financial Services Industry while attending college by selling life insurance. From that point on, Earl knew he wanted to spend the rest of his life helping people solve their financial problems and pursue financial independence.
Earl has been happily married to his wife Marina for over 30 years. They live in, and serve the community of, Yountville, California. In their “spare” time (defined as time they are not spending with their five grandchildren) Earl and Marina enjoy travelling the world over.