| Derek Jess on Equity Compensation for Wealth Building

 Derek Jess By: Derek Jess

Derek Jess, Senior Wealth Manager at Plancorp, was recently a featured author on, discussing equity compensation plans as a part of a wealth building strategy.

How to Use Equity Comp Strategically to Build Wealth

Equity compensation has surged in popularity in recent years. In this article, Jess explores the significance of equity compensation, its various forms—restricted stock, employee stock purchase plans (ESPPs), and stock options—and provides strategies to navigate this complex opportunity. 

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Derek joined Plancorp in 2018 after spending the previous three years of his career as a financial advisor in Boulder, Colorado. As a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional, he is passionate about helping people make financial decisions tailored to the life they want to live. More »