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M. Obadiah Bennett

M. Obadiah Bennett

Financial Advisor

Michael Obadiah Bennett, known also as Oby, was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah and has been a Financial Advisor for Waddell & Reed since 2017. Before joining Waddell & Reed, Oby spent over seven years as a supervisor for UPS, BD, and Biofire all while obtaining a degree in Business Marketing from University of Phoenix.  Oby now holds the 7 and 66 securities licenses in addition to life and health insurance licenses.

As a Financial Advisor, Oby’s goal is to help clients plan for their future today. He focuses in financial planning and investment planning goals, while developing and strengthening meaningful relationships with clients. Oby was inspired to become a Financial Advisor in order to change people’s lives.

As a father of two children, Chloe (11) and Sam (4), and a husband for twelve years to his beautiful wife Tara, he enjoys spending time with his family whenever possible.  Oby also loves the great outdoors including, but certainly not limited to, camping, fishing, and hunting. Whenever not in the wilderness, he is constantly seeking to impact client goals and aspirations.


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