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Aaron Smith

Smith, Aaron

AW Smith Financial Group, Inc.

Author, Radio Host, Entrepreneur

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Richmond native Aaron Smith is a celebrated author, media luminary, radio host, entrepreneur, motivational speaker, and financial expert with over 20 years of experience. His clients include individuals, business owners, and professional athletes. 

Mr. Smith has appeared or been featured in numerous national and regional media outlets to include: Black Enterprise, The NAIFA’s Advisor, Ebony, The Register, Wall Street Journal, The Atlanta Post,Investment News, USA Today, Inside Business, the Richmond Free Press, The Richmond Times Dispatch, Financial Advisor, and Dow Jones NewsWire. Aaron has also appeared as a guest on the ABC affiliate, WRIC-8, CBS affiliate WTVR 6, NPR, and was featured on NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams. Aaron has a weekly radio show, Your Choice Your Money hosted by Aaron Smith on Blog Talk Radio. His first book, In the Black: Live Faithfully, Prosper Financially—The Ultimate 9-Step Plan for Financial Fitness, was published in 2009 by Harper Collins.  

Mr. Smith has delivered financial education and training for myriad public and private organizations to include the Richmond Police Department, Genworth Financial, Inc., the U.S. Navy, and numerous branches of the Federal Government. He has also addressed the Black Caucus, Washington D.C., HBC Bank USA, New York, NY; Bethel AME Church, Baltimore, Maryland; and 100 Black Men Annual Conference NY, NY.  

Mr. Smith earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Richmond, with a major in sociology and a minor in economics. He also attended the University of Richmond Robins School of Business.  AW Smith Financial Group also has an office in National Harbor, Maryland to service the firms’ Maryland, Washington D.C, and Northern Virginia clients.  Aaron and his wife, Patricia, and their two children live in Richmond.

AW Smith Financial Group, Inc.
3954 Springfield Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060
(804) 346-5900


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