Ernest Schultz (Ernie) is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). His primary objective is to use his business acumen to help individuals, families and business owners build their assets and then preserve and conserve those assets through proper planning and protection. A good listener and critical thinker, Ernie approaches everything with a “client first” attitude. He strives to educate his clients so they can employ sound financial strategies when implementing their financial plans.
Ernie graduated from Brooklyn College, NY with a degree in Communications. He began his professional career in the entertainment industry where he achieved success as a business owner, producer and director in television for thirty years. He learned firsthand that running a business requires dedication, energy and long hours. His move into the financial services industry offered him an opportunity to positively impact others and help them achieve personal and financial independence. As an Financial Representative of FHFG, Ernie’s ability to deal with a wide range of business situations has given him a unique insight into the needs of individuals, families and businesses that he serves.
In his spare time, Ernie plays in a classic rock band and enjoys watching and playing sports. Ernie was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY and now resides with his wife Suzanne in Oceanside, NY. They have two children, Hallie and Carly, and two grandchildren.
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