Frazer Rice is a Regional Director for Pendleton Square, Frazer focuses on building relationships across the United States. In this role, he works with trustees, families, their professional advisors and members of the Pendleton Square team in developing and implementing fiduciary structures and services to accomplish family goals.
Frazer is also the President of Wealth Actually LLC.Â Wealth Actually is a financial services and legal media company.Â Todayâ€™s reality is that advice companies need to be media companies as well.Â WA helps businesses and individuals recognize this reality and use it to amplify their presence and increase their business.Â He maintains the popular “WEALTH ACTUALLY” podcastÂ where he interviews the entrepreneurs, experts and tastemakers in the wealth space.
In August ofÂ 2018, Frazer released his first book Wealth, ActuallyÂ through Lioncrest Press.Â InÂ Wealth, Actually, Frazer shares his approach to wealth management. Through a combination of philosophical discussion, practical advice, humor, and anecdotes, he shows how prosperous individuals can determine what they want their wealth to do; communicate with loved ones about their fortune; avoid overspending; handle wealth threats; evaluate, grow, and protect investments; and choose the best advisors.Â It can be purchased on Amazon below.
Frazer Rice was a leading private wealth manager for more than fifteen years at one of the nationâ€™s top financial institutions. In March of 2013, Private Asset Management named Frazer as one of the â€œRising Stars in Wealth Management and Family Office Services.â€
Based out of the bankâ€™s New York City office, Frazer served over 70 individuals, families and charities by protecting (and growing) newly-earned and generational wealth, overseeing estates, planning for the financial futures of children and grandchildren, creating new philanthropic ventures, and resolving a wide range of personal finance matters. He was responsible for more than $11 billion in client assets under management and administration.Â Frazer has authored articles and been quoted in publications including The New York Times, the London Daily Telegraph, Kiplinger’s and the Journal News and also appears as a guest commentator on various Cable TV business networks.
As Frazerâ€™s focus on media and writing has increased, he has numerous intellectual properties in development.Â He is the co-author of four issue graphic novel entitled â€œSTAY ALIVEâ€.Â He “died” in the first scene of the horror movie, â€œThe Devil’s Restaurantâ€ and is a supporter of various programs on â€œChilling Tales for Dark Nights.â€
In addition to his financial expertise, Frazer is an experienced corporate attorney and known within New York State political circles due to his work in Albany for the New York State Department of Economic Development and because of his various leadership roles in Westchester County politics.
Frazerâ€™s personal philanthropic commitments have included senior advisory positions with diverse assortment of non-profits.Â He is currently the Chairman of Taliesin Nexus, a Los Angeles-based non-profit that connects young filmmakers with industry veterans who support liberty-based themes.
Frazer earned his law degree from Emory University and his B.A. in history and political science from Duke University. He lives in Manhattan and is an avid golfer and sports fan.