Disclosures

IMPORTANT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION

Strategent Financial, LLC (Strategent”) is an SEC registered investment adviser located in Harrisonburg, Virginia.  Strategent may only transact business in those states in which it is registered, or qualifies for an exemption or exclusion from registration requirements.  Strategent’s web site is limited to the dissemination of general information pertaining to its advisory services, together with access to additional investment-related information, publications, and links.  Accordingly, the publication of Strategent’s web site on the Internet should not be construed by any consumer and/or prospective client as Strategent’s solicitation to effect, or attempt to effect transactions in securities, or the rendering of personalized investment advice for compensation, over the Internet.  Any subsequent, direct communication by Strategent with a prospective client shall be conducted by a representative that is either registered or qualifies for an exemption or exclusion from registration in the state where the prospective client resides. For information pertaining to the registration status of Strategent, please contact the SEC or the state securities regulators for those states in which Strategent maintains a notice filing.  A copy of Strategent’s current written disclosure statement discussing Strategent’s business operations, services, and fees is available from Strategent upon written request.  Strategent does not make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy, timeliness, suitability, completeness, or relevance of any information prepared by any unaffiliated third party, whether linked to Strategent web site or incorporated herein, and takes no responsibility therefor.  All such information is provided solely for convenience purposes only and all users thereof should be guided accordingly.

Please remember that different types of investments involve varying degrees of risk, and there can be no assurance that the future performance of any specific investment or investment strategy (including those undertaken or recommended by Strategent), will be profitable or equal any historical performance level(s).

Certain portions of Strategent’s web site (i.e. newsletters, articles, commentaries, etc.) may contain a discussion of, and/or provide access to, Strategent (and those of other investment and non-investment professionals) positions and/or recommendations as of a specific prior date.  Due to various factors, including changing market conditions, such discussion may no longer be reflective of current position(s) and/or recommendation(s).  Moreover, no client or prospective client should assume that any such discussion serves as the receipt of, or a substitute for, personalized advice from Strategent, or from any other investment professional.  Strategent is neither an attorney nor an accountant, and no portion of the web site content should be interpreted as legal, accounting or tax advice.

Please Note: Limitations: Neither rankings and/or recognition by unaffiliated rating services and/or publications, nor the achievement of any designation or certification, should be construed by a client or prospective client as a guarantee that he/she will experience a certain level of results if Strategent is engaged, or continues to be engaged, to provide investment advisory services Rankings published by magazines, and others, generally base their selections exclusively on information prepared and/or submitted by the recognized adviser. Rankings are generally limited to participating advisers. No ranking should be construed as a current or past endorsement of Strategent by any of its clients.  ANY QUESTIONS: Strategent’s Chief Compliance Officer remains available to address any questions regarding rankings and/or recognitions, including providing the criteria used for any reflected ranking.

To the extent that any client or prospective client utilizes any economic calculator or similar interactive device contained within or linked to Strategent’s web site, the client and/or prospective client acknowledges and understands that the information resulting from the use of any such calculator/device, is not, and should not be construed, in any manner whatsoever, as the receipt of, or a substitute for, personalized individual advice from Strategent, or from any other investment professional.

Each client and prospective client agrees, as a condition precedent to his/her/its access to Strategent’s web site, to release and hold harmless Strategent, its officers, directors, owners, employees and agents from any and all adverse consequences resulting from any of his/her/its actions and/or omissions which are independent of his/her/its receipt of personalized individual advice from Strategent.

PRESENTATION AND INFORMATION DISCLOSURES

All presentations and informational articles are not offers or solicitations to buy or sell securities.  The information contained in the presentations has been compiled from third party sources and is believed to be reliable; however its accuracy is not guaranteed and should not be relied upon in any way, whatsoever.  Presentations may not be construed as investment advice and do not give investment recommendations.  Any opinions included in this website and its presentations constitute the judgment of Strategent Financial as of the date of the presentation, and are subject to change without notice.

Any indices referenced are for illustrative purposes only.  Keep in mind that individuals cannot invest directly in any index, and index performance does not include transaction costs or other fees, which will affect actual investment performance.  Individual investor’s results will vary.  Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.

Additional information, including management fees and expenses, is provided on Strategent’s Form ADV Part 2, which is available upon request.  As with any investment strategy, there is potential for profit as well as the possibility of loss.  Strategent does not guarantee any minimum level of investment performance or the success of any portfolio or investment strategy.  All investments involve risk (the amount of which may vary significantly) and investment recommendations will not always be profitable.  The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s portfolio may be worth more or less than its original cost at any given time.  The underlying holdings of any presented portfolio are not federally or FDIC-insured and are not deposits or obligations of, or guaranteed by, any financial institution.  Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.

PRIVACY NOTICE

Strategent Financial, LLC (referred to as “Strategent”) maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal standards to protect its clients’ nonpublic personal information (“information”).  Through this policy and its underlying procedures, Strategent attempts to secure the confidentiality of customer records and information and protect against anticipated threats or hazards to the security or integrity of customer records and information.

It is the policy of Strategent to restrict access to all current and former clients’ information (i.e., information and records pertaining to personal background, investment objectives, financial situation, tax information/returns, investment holdings, account numbers, account balances, etc.) to those employees and affiliated/nonaffiliated entities who need to know that information in order to provide products or services in furtherance of the client’s engagement of Strategent.  In that regard, Strategent may disclose the client’s information: (1) to individuals and/or entities not affiliated with Strategent, including, but not limited to the client’s other professional advisors and/or certain service providers that may be recommended or engaged by Strategent in furtherance of  the client’s engagement of Strategent  (i.e., attorney, accountant, insurance agent, broker-dealer, investment adviser, account custodian, record keeper, proxy management service provider, etc.); (2) required to do so by judicial or regulatory process; or (3) otherwise permitted to do so in accordance with the parameters of applicable federal and/or state privacy regulations.  The disclosure of information contained in any document completed by the client for processing and/or transmittal by Strategent to facilitate the commencement/continuation/termination of a business relationship between the client and/or between Strategent  and a nonaffiliated third party service provider  (i.e., broker-dealer, investment adviser, account custodian, record keeper,  insurance company, etc.), including, but not limited to,  information contained in any document completed and/or executed by the client in furtherance  of  the client’s engagement of Strategent (i.e., advisory agreement, client information form, etc.), shall be deemed as having been automatically authorized by the client with respect to the corresponding nonaffiliated third party service provider.

Strategent permits only authorized employees and affiliates who have signed a copy of Strategent’s Privacy Policy to have access to client information.  Employees violating Strategent’s Privacy Policy will be subject to Strategent’s disciplinary process.  Additionally, whenever Strategent hires other organizations to provide services to Strategent’s clients, Strategent will require them to sign confidentiality agreements and/or the Privacy Policy.

Should you have any questions regarding the above, please contact Dale S. Lam, Chief Compliance Officer.