Jim Hnilo

Jim Hnilo

Co-founder of Sage Wealth Planning

Jim Hnilo has been providing advice and guidance to advisors for more than two decades as an attorney for several large financial organizations. His advice was often sought because of his focus on client interests before all else. Client's interest before all else has always been his practice.

He has firsthand knowledge of the evolving regulatory landscape and the benefits clients recieve when finanical advisors embrace a fiduciary status. This coupled with a longheld belief that client's needs are better served through strategy and advice regarding their holistic financial well-being instead of focusing solely on investments set his apprach apart.  Hnilo holds a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Illinois and a law degree from the John Marshall Law School.

In 2019, he co-founded Sage Wealth Planning, a fee-only registered investment advisory firm to serve clients as a fiduciary.

Jim lives in St. Louis with his wife and three sons, each of whom are active in multiple sports that he enjoys watching, golfing and reading top Jim's leisure list.