David Rust Earns Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) Designation

January 29, 2020

David Rust, ChFC®, AIF®, AAMS®, CRPS®  of Quartz Financial has earned the designation Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) The AIF designation signifies specialized knowledge of fiduciary responsibility and the ability to implement policies and procedures that meet a defined standard of care. The designation is the culmination of a rigorous training program, which includes a comprehensive, closed-book final examination under the supervision of a proctor, and agreement to abide by the Center’s Code of Ethics and Conduct Standards.  On an ongoing basis, completion of continuing education and adherence to the Code of Ethics and Conduct Standards are required to maintain the AIF designation.

David Rust, along with Shane Moore, is Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Quartz Financial. Quartz is a comprehensive wealth management firm offering Family Office Services to wealthy families. Quartz serves as specialist in the areas of financial planning, investment management and insurance strategies while coordinating services of the other disciplines typically needed by wealthy families.  Rust and Moore have co-authored four books on the topic of Sudden Wealth: Sudden Wealth…It HappensSudden Wealth… Blessing or Burden?Sudden Wealth… The Workbook and Journal, and Single… Not by Choice. In addition to his AIF® designation, Rust is also a Chartered Financial Consultant, ChFC®, Accredited Asset Management Specialist, AAMS®, and Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist, CRPS®.


About Quartz Financial

Quartz Financial was founded by Shane Moore, CFP® and David Rust, ChFC®, AIF®, AAMS®, CRPS® in 2007. Quartz has over 50 years of combined investment and financial planning experience. With an extensive background working for large financial institutions, the Founders have successfully transferred that knowledge into a private financial services firm that puts their clients first.  They have offices in Austin, Texas.