Certified Financial Planner™ LPL Registered Principal
Michael Caulkins, CFP®, is the Registered Principal at Solutions Wealth Management. Specializing in Portfolio Management and Financial Planning, Mike provides the experience, personal attention and insight to help people identify and pursue their financial goals. He generously serves all of his clients and encourages them to take steps to reach their goals, regardless of where they are starting.
After serving a full career in the Navy, Michael completed a Bachelor’s degree in Business with a Minor in Finance from Cal State East Bay. He later received his Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP) designation. His commitment to serving others in their pursuit of financial independence has brought numerous people confidence over the years.
Michael thrives on educating others about finances. He contributes to the local communities through educational classes taught through the Financial Planning Association and was a key player in bringing Financial Planning Clinics to Silicon Valley. After getting the Library Financial Literacy program going, he scaled down to an educational role on the Library committee helping to promote financial literacy. He gets his greatest satisfaction from helping others. His motto is “If you can help enough people get what they want, you will get what you want.”
Michael lives with his wife, Midori, back in Milpitas, California, where he was born and raised. He enjoys golfing, watching sports and spending time with his family and friends.