About Arnold Abel
I'm proud to be a Thrivent Wealth Advisor. I provide personalized advice and guidance to people at all stages of life.
When we work together, I can help you:
- Build and protect wealth during your working years.
- Access your money when you need it - especially at retirement.
- Give to communities, causes and institutions you care about.
Born and raised in Baltimore, my Christian values were forged at an early age and nourished by Lutheran elementary school and religious training. I know the importance of relationship building, making lifelong friends (many of whom I continue to serve professionally.)
Education & Accomplishments
- Fraternal Insurance Counselor (FIC®)
- Life Underwriter Training Counsel Fellow (LUTCF®)
- CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP®) - since 1992
- Life & Health Insurance Licenses
- FINRA® Series 7, 63 & 65
- Founder, A. Abel Family Foundation
- Team Leader, Thrivent Habitat Builds Worldwide
- Member – NAIFA® & Financial Planning Association (FPA®)
- Board of Directors, Lutheran Mission Society
- Board of Directors, Orphan Grain Train
- Supporter, Wittenberg English Ministry
- TACF Chapter Member (The American Chestnut Foundation)
- Inducted into Thrivent Hall of Fame, 2012 *
*Hall of Fame represents long-term commitment to our organization with consistent performance. Financial advisors and professionals qualify for Hall of Fame by achieving at least 20 years of service, a consistent level of production, and having a favorable compliance history. This recognition does not evaluate the quality of services/advice provided to clients and is not indicative the financial advisor or professionals future performance.
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Meet My Team
A lifelong Thrivent member, Pam joined the office in 2019. She enjoys time with her husband and children plus serving as webmaster for her church’s website & social media.
Katrina joined the Liberty Team in 2021, having been a Thrivent member for over 15 years. She's a grateful wife and mother who enjoys needlework and playing handbells in her church's bell choir.
Heather joined the Liberty Team in 2023. She has been a lifelong member of Thrivent. Heather enjoys running with her dog, Lady, as well as traveling to visit her children and grandchildren.