Richard Kahler (CFP®, ChFC®, MSFP)

Richard Kahler focuses in the
following client markets or areas of practice:

  • Business Owners
  • High Net Worth Client Needs
  • Investment Advice with Ongoing Management
  • Real Estate Investments
  • Retirement Planning & Distribution Rules

Planning Specialties

Kahler Financial Group’s number one specialty is helping our clients sleep better and live bigger.  We are specialists in comprehensive financial planning,  asset protection, integrated financial planning (life planning), investments, small businesses, and real estate.

Additional Information

Rick Kahler, MS, CFP is a fee-only financial planner, speaker, educator, and columnist. Rick is a pioneer in integrating financial planning and psychology. In 2009,  BusinessWeek named him as one of the 15 most experienced financial planners in the US and in 2012 Investopidia named him as one of the top 100 financial advisors.  The Financial Planning Association® named him as a 2008 Financial Frontiers Awards winner. His firm is listed by Wealth Manager Magazine as the largest financial planning firm in a seven-state region. He is also a past chairman of the South Dakota Investment Council, managing $6 billion. His work and research has been featured or cited in scores of periodicals and books, including The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, USA Today, Forbes, Money,, and the Journal of Financial Planning. His work was featured on ABC's 20/20 and NBC's Today Show. He is a co-author of four revolutionary books on money, financial planning, and therapy: Facilitating Financial Health (NUCO 2008), Conscious Finance (Foxcraft 2007), The Financial Wisdom of Ebenezer Scrooge (HCI 2006) and Wired For Wealth (HCI 2009).

NAPFA Start Date

January 14, 2009


This Office

1010 9th St Ste 1 Rapid City, SD 57701-3782 Phone: (605) 343-1400 Fax: (605) 721-0194