Certified Financial Planner™
Accredited Investment Fiduciary
Rob Canavan is a Financial Planner with Pure Financial Advisors. In his role with Pure, Rob works directly with clients to help them accomplish their financial goals, specializing in the areas of retirement planning, tax planning and investment management.
Prior to joining Pure Financial Advisors, Rob used his Certified Financial Planning designation to successfully manage over 250 clients and 650 million dollars in assets at a large national brokerage firm.
Rob started his career in finance in 1998 as an Institutional Sales trader in Boston covering some of the largest mutual fund companies, hedge funds and custodial banks in the world.
Originally from Hingham, Ma. Rob earned his degree in Communications from Boston College, with a minor in Sociology. He was a member of the Boston College Men’s Ice hockey team.
Rob and his wife, Laurie, are blessed to have three wonderful kids and in his free time, he enjoys watching them play sports all over southern California.
Robert's Latest Contributions
In 2020, retirement account contribution limits and catch-up contribution limits were increased by the IRS. In this video, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Robert Canavan outlines the changes. Transcript: Hi. Today we’re going to talk about contribution limits for retirement accounts for 2020. The contribution limits for employees who participate in 401(k), 403(b), most 457 plans, and […]
Pure Financial Advisors’ Robert Canavan, CFP® explains the rationale behind deciding how many stocks you should own in your investment portfolio. As with so many financial questions, “it depends.” Transcript: Today, I’m going to answer an age-old question has dogged investors for decades. How many stocks should I have in my portfolio? The truth is, […]