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8304 Holly Haven Lane
Fairfax Station, VA 22039

Denise Gould Carson LLC

(703) 909-7702

 
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We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is saving for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.

Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. Denise Carson, CPA, MBA, CGMA has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1985.  She has completed a Masters in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and Management Information Systems from Marymount University with honors.  She has also completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Maryland and has completed an Associate of Arts degree in Business Administration.  Ms. Carson is 6, 7, 63, 65 and Insurance licensed.

Our commitment to you is based on the highest professional standards.  We strive to anticipate your needs and will work hard to exceed your expectations.  We will always have your best interests in mind and will work with you to help you reach your financial goals.  We can help you address your needs today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (703) 909-7702. 

Our first priority is helping you take care of yourself and your family. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.

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