Lazetta Rainey Braxton MBA, CFP®, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of 2050 Wealth Partners, is on a mission to provide access to financial planning for "the rest of us." She believes that solid financial advice is not just for the 1%.
Lazetta focuses on creating a safe place for clients to realize their goals and dreams through the wise use of financial resources in a no-shame zone. Through her previous firm, Financial Fountains, Lazetta worked primarily with thriving professionals and sandwich generation wealth-protectors to build their financial foundation and to support generational wealth.
In 2020, Lazetta joined forces with Rianka R. Dorsainvil, CFP®, and founder of Your Greatest Contribution, to merge their firms and launch 2050 Wealth Partners. Through this new firm and platform, Lazetta is spreading the message that financial planning is truly for everyone.
Lazetta, a nationally-recognized financial expert, has appeared on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt, Nightly Business Report, and CNBC’s Closing Bell. She is a member of the CNBC Digital Financial Advisor Council and a contributor on Wealth Management to the WSJ Experts blog.
Recognized for her leadership, entrepreneurial spirit, and dedication to the financial planning profession, Lazetta was named one of Investment News’ inaugural Women to Watch and Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion recipients. She also received the Association of African American Financial Advisors’ Leadership Legacy Award and the Heart of Financial Planning award from the Financial Planning Association.