Advisory Team

Carl EppstadtCarl Eppstadt, Financial Advisor


Financial, Retirement, Estate and Tax Planning. Mutual Funds, Insurance Products, RRSPs, RRIFs and Annuities.

Mr. Eppstadt has been providing independent financial strategies in the Ottawa area since 1978. He is the president of Future Financial Planning Group. He is a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), a Chartered Financial Consultant (CH.F.C.), a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and a Certified Hedge Fund Specialist (C.H.F.S.).

Mr. Eppstadt is able to offer mutual funds through one of Canada’s largest, independent mutual fund dealers, Worldsource Financial Management Inc. Mr. Eppstadt has been an advisor with Worldsource since their inception and has been a Worldsource ‘Top Performer’ for over 20 years – a recognition given to less than one percent of all Worldsource advisors.

In addition to mutual funds, Mr. Eppstadt holds a Life Insurance License which allows him to advise on and sell Annuities, Life, Accident & Sickness, Disability, Critical Illness and Long Term Care Insurance through term/mart Insurance Agency Inc.

One of Carl’s passions is golf and he is a long standing member at the prestigious Rivermead Golf Club. Carl also enjoys renovating projects in the summer and downhill skiing at Mont Ste. Marie in the winter.

Associations and Memberships include:

  • The Canadian Association of Financial Planners (now known as Advocis)
  • Ottawa Estate Planning Council
  • The Institute of Chartered Life Underwriters and Chartered Financial Consultants
  • Independent Life Insurance Brokers of Canada
  • Speaker on Retirement, Estate, Pensions, RRSPs, RRIFs, Mutual Funds, Insurance and Investments
  • Subscriber to Compulife software, a Canada-wide life insurance shopping service
  • Subscriber to the Canadian Annuity Exchange (Cannex), a Canada-wide GICs, annuity shopping service


Julie WestallJulie Westall, Financial Advisor


In January 2010, Julie joined Future Financial after 10 years in the broker channel with RBC Dominion Securities.

Julie holds the Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Investment Manager (CIM®) and Financial Divorce Specialist (FDS) designations and offers mutual funds through Worldsource Financial Management Inc.

Clients know Julie to be driven to excel, committed to providing high-level service and passionate about detail in execution.

Julie is committed to expanding her financial planning skill set through professional development courses, which enhances the service she provides to her clients.  Julie received the Financial Divorce Specialist designation in the fall of 2013. In April 2014, Julie received her Life Insurance Licence.

Julie is the Treasurer on the Board of Directors of the Civic Hospital Neighbourhood Association and is very active in her community.


Kristin EppstadtKristin Farinas, Licensed Associate

Kristin joined Future Financial in November 2009 after working with a top advisor at RBC Dominion Securities in Montreal.

In 2011, Kristin obtained her Life Insurance Licence and is currently working towards her Certified Financial Planner designation.