SDCCU Investment Services
Financial Advisors

Financial Advisors at SDCCU Investment Services® are available at all SDCCU branch locations to help you identify your financial goals and build a personalized plan to work toward reaching them.

Meet our SDCCU Investment Services Financial Advisors

Financial Advisor Terry Arges

Terry Arges
(877) 732-2848, ext. 4671

Terry has spent several years working in financial services including positions with Merrill Lynch and Charles Schwab. He served as a Retirement Services Specialist at Charles Schwab providing recommendations for consumers managing their retirement funds and for those already in retirement requiring supplemental income.

Terry earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from UC San Diego with a major in Political Science and minors in History and Philosophy.

Financial Advisor Jaqueline Bernal

Jaqueline Bernal
(877) 732-2848, ext. 6227

Jaqueline Bernal has over 3 years of experience in the financial services industry as a Financial Advisor. Prior to her tenure with SDCCU Investment Services, Jaqueline held positions with Merrill Lynch and Northwestern Mutual. Jaqueline has a proven record of building and maintaining solid relationships with clients in an effort to help them meet their long term investment objectives. She is also fluent in Spanish and French.

Jaqueline received her Bachelor of Administration in Finance from the University of Texas at El Paso.

Financial Advisor Paul Vanden Brook

Paul Vanden Brook
(877) 732-2848, ext. 2506

Paul has over 20 years of experience in banking, investment and insurance services. Paul worked his way up from Teller to Branch Manager in three years followed by nine years at WM Financial Services (Washington Mutual). He then moved forward to provide investment and insurance services to credit union members. Because Paul has worked his way through every branch position, including Branch Manager, he may provide additional insight when discussing financial needs with credit union members. Additionally, his varied experience in banking, investing and insurance may be of assistance as members establish, clarify and strive to reach their financial goals.

Paul received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Ferris State College.

Financial Advisor Bill Dutton

Bill Dutton
(877) 732-2848, ext. 6220

Bill has over 18 years of experience in the financial services industry including investment services positions held with Northwestern Mutual and Massachusetts Mutual. Bill is very knowledgeable about insurance products and is able to assist members in incorporating these into their overall investment objectives.

Bill is a graduate of the University of Southern California, and a member of NAIFA, National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors.

David McDermott

David McDermott
(877) 732-2848, ext. 2524

David has over 10 years of experience recommending financial strategies at several credit unions and banks. He is knowledgeable and trained in both investments and insurance and recommends a variety of suitable products and services to assist members as they pursue their personal financial goals.

David earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the College of Saint Rose. He also studied Chemical Engineering at State University of New York, Plattsburgh.

Financial Advisor Michael Mills

Michael Mills
(877) 732-2848, ext. 2539

Michael has spent over 15 years in financial services with regional management experience at several investment and insurance companies as well as recommending financial strategies to customers at several banks. In regional management, Michael was responsible for training and educating others within the industry. He draws upon this investment and insurance experience to recommend needs-based approaches when assisting members with their goals.

Michael attended the University of Akron where he majored in Financial and Business Administration. He is also a graduate of Wood Logan Academy with a focus on Sales of Financial Services.

Financial Advisor Rick Mitchell

Rick Mitchell
(877) 732-2848, ext. 7917

Rick has a financial services career spanning over 14 years, with firms including Vanguard, Waddell & Reed Financial Advisors, and as an independent advisor with LPL Financial. To complement his career path, Rick has maintained the professional designation of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ since 2005. In this capacity, Rick partners with members to evaluate their entire financial situation and investment goals prior to making a comprehensive recommendation on a long term strategy.

Rick received his Bachelor of Science in Business Management from the University of Redlands.

Financial Advisor Larry Price

Larry Price
(877) 732-2848, ext. 6279

Larry has over 18 years of experience in financial services, primarily recommending financial products and services to credit union members and bank customers. With many years of experience assisting consumers at some of California’s largest credit unions and banks, Larry understands the concerns consumers may have as they consider purchasing investments to diversify their holdings.

Dejan Tasich

Dejan Tasich
(877) 732-2848, ext. 2507

Dejan has spent over 10 years in financial services including employment at American Express Financial Advisors and a position as District Manager with Ameriprise Financial. Additionally, he has spent several years providing investment and insurance products to consumers at California banks and credit unions. Dejan spends time helping credit union members identify and clarify their financial needs and goals before making recommendations. He specializes in planning for retirement for members who are still in their accumulation years or have already retired and may be in need of supplemental income.

Dejan received an Undergraduate Degree with a major in Finance and a minor in Banking from George Washington University.

Invest in your future today!

An experienced Financial Advisor is available to meet with you one-on-one to create your personal road map to pursue financial success. Call us today at (877) 732-2848 to set up your complimentary investment consultation.


The Financial Advisors with SDCCU Investment Services are Registered Representatives of LPL Financial. Securities and advisory services offered through LPL Financial, a registered investment advisor. Member FINRA/SIPC. Insurance products offered through LPL Financial or its licensed affiliates. San Diego County Credit Union and SDCCU Investment Services are not registered broker/dealers and are not affiliated with LPL Financial. You are advised to seek advice from your own tax professional.

Investments and Insurance:
Are Not Obligations of San Diego County Credit Union Have No Credit Union or Affiliated Entity Guarantee
Are Not NCUA Insured
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