Alex Shurin | Edelman Financial Engines

I am Alex Shurin,


Director, Financial Planning

"I became a financial planner in 2006. My favorite part is helping my clients achieve financial security and peace of mind, whether they’re saving for a house, child’s education or retirement. I speak fluent Russian, love all things technology and in my spare time enjoy running, swimming, biking and martial arts."

Phone Number

(281) 890-9600


1885 St. James Place

Suite 1340

Houston, TX 77056

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7825 N Hwy 6

Suite 110

Houston, TX 77095

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Get to Know Us

Your retirement dreams are unique. We think your financial plan should be, too. We are the #1 independent financial advisory firm in the nation, as ranked by Barron’s. But we’re more than that. For the past 33 years, we’ve provided personal financial planning and investment management services for hardworking people just like you. Here, you’ll get a personal financial plan that reflects your unique situation and goals. You’ll also get more than an experienced financial advisor – you’ll benefit from a lifelong partner who’s dedicated to helping you achieve the financial freedom you deserve.

About My Services


Financial Planning

Investment Management

Retirement Planning

We’re here to help you make important decisions about every aspect of your life with a dollar sign — from planning for retirement to leaving a legacy for your family — and everything in between.

How We're Different

Founded by acclaimed financial planner, Ric Edelman, and Nobel Prize-winning economist William Sharpe.

Ranked #1 in quality by Barron’s1.

Independent, fee-only advisors. Our planners don’t earn commissions selling products to our clients.

We serve in your best interests always. Whatever your situation, our experienced planners will provide the objective, straightforward advice you need to help you move your financial life forward.

My Qualifications

Years of Experience

I have 16 years of experience in the financial industry.


Certified Financial Planner™

Chartered Financial Consultant®

My Story

Interests and Hobbies




Fun Facts

I immigrated to the United States from the Soviet Union in 1989. 

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We provide objective, fee-based advice and asset management. That means we won’t try to sell you on our firm’s proprietary products. It also means our planners don’t earn any commissions on the products and services our planners recommend for our clients. Our goal is to help you reach your financial goals with confidence, plain and simple.

Fiduciary Plus

When it comes to our clients, we’re “all-in.” We actively seek ways to make our clients’ lives better, whether it’s working alongside policymakers or innovating within our business to improve financial security. Our sole motivation is to serve your best interests, always. It’s a commitment we’ve made to our clients for the past 30 years, and will continue to make to you.

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