Michael R. DeWitt, CFA

Michael R. DeWitt

Partner | Wealth Advisor

Wealth Advice

Mike is a Partner and Wealth Advisor at Brightworth and has dedicated his career to serving business owners and high net worth families by developing and implementing comprehensive wealth strategies. His specialty is helping business owners make the transition from entrepreneur to investor.

Mike is a member of Brightworth's Business Exit and Transition Services team, and is an instructor in the firm's Business Owner Transitions Academy.  In partnership with industry experts who specialize in business transition, the Academy familiarizes owners with strategies and tactics for a successful transition.

His personal approach and ability to simplify complex financial concepts enable him to provide clients with the highest level of service. Mike has over 25 years of experience managing investment portfolios, and he is a member of the firm's Investment Committee.

As a Chartered Financial Analyst® Charterholder, Mike is dedicated to promoting the highest standards of education, integrity, and professional excellence for client investments.  Mike received his Bachelor of Science in Finance from Auburn University. He is also a member of the CFA Institute and the Atlanta Society of Financial Analysts.

Mike has been quoted and/or featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Kiplinger.com and on CNBC.com. He has also appeared on the Fox Business Channel to share his expertise on financial planning matters and information about the Dave Ramsey “Financial Peace University” program.

Many of Mike’s activities outside of the office involve his wife, children, and their community. As an active member of the Cobb Chamber of Commerce, he was selected as a member of the Leadership Cobb Class of 2015, and Co-Chaired the Class of 2020. Mike serves as Board Chair of the Center for Children and Young Adults, which provides a safe home for at-risk homeless youth, and is a former Finance Committee member at Mt. Bethel UMC, where he and his family are actively involved. In his spare time, Mike enjoys reading, travel and spending time with friends and family.

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Stock Trading in GameStop – Here’s What You Should Know

I received this text message from my son the other night: “Hey, Dad, what’s going on with all this GameStop business? And AMC? Everyone in my fraternity is talking about it. Apparently someone made like $25k.” When I received it, I knew it was time for a chat – and a note to many of our clients.

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