Garret Desjardins, CFP®

Associate Financial Planner


Garret is an Associate Financial Planner at RTD Financial. Prior to joining RTD, Garret was a Wealth Management Consultant at Compass Financial Solutions in Bucks County, where he worked directly with clients from onboarding and plan design to implementation and ongoing service.

As the son of small business owners, Garret’s dedication to client service is a testament to his childhood in New Hampshire. He graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Finance. He also studied through Bryant University where he earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designation. He is a member of the Financial Planning Association, and active within their NexGen community of planners under 36. Additionally, he volunteers for the Alzheimer’s Association Delaware Valley Region for their annual Party in Purple fundraising gala.

Garret and his wife Stephanie reside in Center City Philadelphia with their rescue-pup, Talula. In his spare time, he enjoys making slow, low backyard barbeque, keeping up with the thriving Philly restaurant scene, mornings at the dog park, working on his swing at the Union League Golf Club, and traveling abroad. As a native New Englander, he prefers not to discuss professional sports at work.