George Temel, CFP®

Founder & President

“My passion is impacting people's lives so that they can pursue their dreams.”

George Temel is the founder of Clarity Financial Planning and has been in the financial services industry since 1984.  He started his career as a Career Agent with Mass Mutual, remaining in their employ for fifteen years before starting his own firm, Temel Financial, in 1999.  George is celebrating 30+ years of assisting his clients achieve their goals through Clarity Financial Planning.


George has obtained the FINRA Series 7, 63, & 24 registrations, which are currently held with LPL Financial.  In addition, George is an LPL Investment Advisor Representative and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional since 1988.


Born in Bogota, Colombia, George's family immigrated to the United States when George was one year old.  George grew up in Miami, FL and graduated with a B.A. from the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL in 1984.  After college, Broward County became George's home.


George is active in both professional and local community activities.  He is a member of the Financial Planning Association, the former Chair of the South Florida Chapter of the American Institute of Wine and Food, and the Founder of 101 Zinfandels Festival.  George has also assisted the Women's International Zionist Organization (WIZO) Florida in planning their annual fundraiser, Kosher Food & Wine Miami. George was a Co-Chair of the We Are Stoneman Douglas Fundraiser hosted by Parkland Golf & Country Club on April 8th, 2018.  In addition, George was a member of the Steering Committee for the Broward Education Foundation's Marjory Stoneman Douglas Victims' Fund.


George resides in Parkland, FL with his fiancé, her two children and their dogs Dolly and Peanut.