About Our Firm
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Meet Scott Tucker
Scott Tucker is registered as an Investment Advisor Representative of AE Wealth Management, LLC, and president & founder of Scott Tucker Solutions, Inc.
Scott’s passion is in helping clients get the retirement financial planning they deserve.
Scott enjoys helping clients limit unnecessary risks, helping them ensure they won’t run-out of money, and reduce their taxes in retirement, just to name a few.
Scott takes a planning approach, instead of pushing “magic pills.”
Scott’s been helping Chicagoland families with their finances since 1998.
A Veteran of the United States Navy, Scott served 5 years active duty as a cryptologist.
His service took him all over the world, as he served in conflicts in the former Yugoslavia and Iraq.
Scott has been awarded a Flag Letter of Commendation, a Navy/Marine Corps Achievement Medal, and was selected for duty at The White House, based upon his service record.
In addition to having passed the Series 65 securities exam, and being registered as an investment adviser representative, Scott holds life, health, property, and casualty insurance licenses in Illinois.
An alumnus of Cleary University in Ann Arbor, he graduated cum laude with his bachelor’s in business administration.
Informing clients about the ins and outs of retirement is important to Scott.
He enjoys conducting financial seminars and events on retirement, financial planning, and tax-reduction topics in classroom settings at DePaul University, and at Oakton Community College.
Jim spent 10 years in the United States Marine Corps. He first served as a machine gunner, and later as an intelligence specialist.
Jim had multiple combat infantry deployments to Iraq and to Afghanistan, and conducted intelligence operations in Europe (Spain, France, and Italy), and in north Africa (Mali, Tunisia, and Libya). He was awarded the Joint Service Achievement Medal, and the Navy/Marine Corps Achievement Medal for his distinguished service.
A native of Dallas, Jim graduated from the University of North Texas, with double Bachelors of Business Administration, in finance and in data analytics.
Jim has passed the Series 65 securities examination, and holds insurance licenses in Illinois in life insurance and health insurance.
Jim started playing the bass at a young age, and is a talented musician, composer, and performer.
When he’s not at the office, Jim likes to explore new places with his dog, Charlie Bronson, a black Lab mix.
Bruce Rabin, CPA, MBA
Director of Tax Planning
Bruce is an Illinois-licensed Certified Public Accountant, and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
He’s lived in the Chicago area for more than 40 years now.
After earning his master’s degree in accounting & finance at Babson College, in Wellesley, Massachusetts, Bruce worked at various small CPA firms, performing audits, preparing financials, and preparing tax returns.
Able to spin many plates at once, Bruce once owned an ambulance and medicar service, while running his own CPA firm.
Bruce has 35 years' experience preparing tax returns, and guiding clients on tax implications, income strategies, and retirement planning.
Martin Zim, EA, CFP®, MBA
Martin Zim is an Enrolled Agent with the Internal Revenue Service, and a Certified Financial Planner®.
He's prepared and advised on tax returns for over 23 years, and has worked as a Tax Advisor for over 20 of those years.
Marty holds a bachelor of science in engineering from University of Illinois-Chicago, and a masters of business administration in finance from DePaul University.
He was born in Chicago, as has lived here all of his life.
Marty currently resides in the northwestern suburbs with his wife and two daughters.
Their eldest daughter is a nursing student in Wisconsin, and their younger daughter will be graduating high school next year.
She participated in the Prospect Marching Band during high school and had the privilege of marching with Santa in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade in 2016.
While in elementary school, Marty started playing the electric bass guitar, and has stayed with it most of his life, playing in various classic and wedding bands.
He enjoys not only providing people with a valuable tax service, but also enjoys helping people understand their tax situation, and exploring ways to help improve their future tax return outcomes.
Meet Michael A Sutkowski, JD
The Law Offices of Steven M Shaykin, PC
Mike’s area of practice is estate planning & asset protection. He helps clients create living trusts, and land trusts, to avoid probate.
Mike has a Bachelor of Science in Commerce from DePaul University, and his Juris Doctor from The DePaul University College of Law. In law school, he worked for a sports agency, assisting in the drafting of contracts for several Chicago Bears.
Mike enjoys working with clients to develop comprehensive estate plans. Clients have many choices, including single or joint family trusts, wills with testamentary trusts, and simple wills. Mike also drafts powers of attorney, both for healthcare, and for property.
He played college baseball, and has continued to this day in playing in “old man” baseball leagues, as Mike is a horrible golfer.
Director of Client Services
Dee has extensive administrative experience in the financial, public relations, and real estate fields, both in her native Ireland and in the U.S.
Dee is the proud mother of 2 boys, young men actually, 22 and 19 years old.
Her eldest is studying physics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, graduating in 2020.
Her youngest, the artist, will be attending the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design in the fall, with the Dean’s Scholarship.
In her free time, Dee loves spending time with her family, gardening, watching good movies (old and new) and traveling.
And with family in Ireland, Morocco, and New Zealand, there is no shortage of places to visit!
Director of Event Planning
Natalie has been helping at the company’s workshops, seminars, and informational events since 2015.
What do you like most about what you do? “I like working with people older than myself, whether it be our clients, or just Scott and Bruce!”
Oh, what a comedian.
In her time off, Natalie enjoys, “decorating for each holiday, and traveling."
Who’s her favorite NFL player? “J.J. Watt! He loves his grandma!”
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