Valentino M. Scott, FSA


Phone: 818.998.3353
Fax: 818.998.3372


An accomplished financial planner for over 40 years, Valentino Scott is the Founder, President and CEO of VS Associates, Inc., a financial services corporation specializing in retirement & estate planning.  Valentino had a vision to take his small one man practice to a full service, independent, financial services firm.    In 1991, VS Associates, Inc. was founded with a team of knowledgeable and enthusiastic Registered Representatives.  At the very foundation of the firm, is Valentino’s commitment to helping their vast client base plan for their future so that they can enjoy the things that matter the most.

Valentino has been the recipient of awards for excellence in his field including the National Sales Achievement Award.  He is further a noted newspaper columnist and gifted, public speaker.  He brings his expertise in public speaking and teaching to the free educational seminars that he delivers. 

Valentino is a graduate of Pepperdine University and Beritz School of Securities.  He continues his post graduate studies and continuing education quarterly at Purdue University where he served as a guest lecturer.  He is a registered member of the International Association for Financial Planning.

Valentino is a Registered Representative with Centaurus Financial, Inc., and currently holds FINRA series 6, 7 and 63 registrations. He also holds California Insurance License (#0397779), for Life & Health, Annuity, and Long Term Care.   He is a General Securities Representative in the following states: California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Nevada, New Hampshire, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Washington.  

Born and raised in Los Angeles County, Valentino proudly served in the US Navy and is a decorated Vietnam Veteran.  Valentino is a father of four children and lives in the San Fernando Valley with his wife Rachel Scott.

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