V Financial Group


Chris & Eric - V Financial Group photo

Pictured from left: Chris Vidler, CFP®, CLU®, Eric D. Van Der Hyde, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®


We get it. You want to be financially prepared for the future, but you're not sure where to start or how to get the most out of your planning and investments. You work hard, spend time with your family, have commitments in your community and have a whole world to explore — and you don’t know if you have enough time to work through complex financial problems to come up with the best solutions. You have good intentions, but you’re not sure how to follow through on them. 

We get it — not just because we are a team of financial professionals who understand the complexities of planning for the future — but because we are also parents, business owners and active members of our communities. We want to build a more financially secure world — for our families, our communities, ourselves and our clients. 

We want to help you dream big and make sound financial decisions for the future. Let's get started and do it together. We're here to offer financial expertise and guidance, challenge you to think about what is truly important to you and empower you to reach your goals.

What You Can Expect

Our mission is simple: to help you turn your good intentions into actions. 

We will work with you to create strategic financial solutions. We'll do this by getting to know you on a personal level and learning about your values. Using your values as our guide, we will work with you to craft a personalized plan to help you gain peace of mind, balance your short-term and long-term needs and begin to turn your dreams — like buying a house, sending your children to college, retiring, selling a business or medical practice or paying off student loan debt — into reality. We’ll focus on finding strategic financial solutions to your problems. And we’ll be by your side and adjust as your needs and dreams change. 

Along the way, you can expect world-class service, planning and implementation.

Our Team

Our team is striving to build a multi-generational financial planning and wealth management firm that has a lasting impact on our community and beyond our time in the business.

As advisors of the Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company, our team excels in offering personal service that puts your needs and values at the forefront of planning and all financial decisions. We are comprised of knowledgeable, caring individuals who are leaders in the industry and in their communities. 

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