Taylor Wealth Management Group

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

1630 South Lindbergh Blvd.
Ladue, MO 63131
(314) 997-2981
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Whatever your personal goals may be, we will work together with you, one-on-one, to develop a personalized financial strategy designed to help you pursue your long-term goals.
Taylor Wealth Management Group
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

Taylor and Associates is a wealth management team, serving affluent families. We focus on financial counsel throughout times of meaningful transition. This generally consists of people experiencing or preparing for a divorce, loss of a loved one, job change, business sale, geographic move or retirement. We take special care to assist families during these most challenging times when proper guidance is of utmost importance. It is imperative to avoid making mistakes that may lead to a lifetime of negative financial implications. We believe that we make a positive, meaningful and significant impact on the families we serve.

Cole Taylor
Senior Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor
Forbes "Best-in-State Wealth Advisors", 2021-2024
(Published annually Jan – April. Rankings based on data as of June 30 of prior year.)
Taylor Wealth Management Group
Forbes "Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams", 2023-2024
(Published annually in January. Rankings based on data as of March 31 of prior year.)
About Us

We adhere to a disciplined Investment Philosophy. We use exchange traded funds, mutual funds, and individual stocks and bonds where appropriate. We incorporate tactical ideas when we feel it is advantageous to do so and strive to keep expenses to a minimum while also considering tax and inflation implications. Our objective is to generate consistent returns while mitigating risk which should aid our clients in achieving their financial goals.

Meet Our Team
Cole Taylor,


Senior Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor
Joseph Eichacker
Senior Financial Advisor
Lacey Diekmann,


Senior Financial Advisor
Ann E Murray
Assistant Vice President, Wealth Management Associate
Additional Resources
The following specialists do not make securities recommendations. Please contact your Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisor if you have questions about how a specialist might be able to assist you.
Charles B Hardy
Wealth Management Lending Officer
Bank of America, N.A.
NMLS #718016
Mary Erker
Wealth Management Banking Specialist
About Merrill

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