Saur grew up in the DFW Metroplex. In 1983, in just his second year of university
studies, Dan earned his Commercial Pilot's Certificate and was certified as a flight
instructor. During the next two years, while finishing his undergraduate studies,
he worked as a flight instructor and a charter pilot. He earned his undergraduate
degree in 1985 and a Master's degree in 1992. He passed the Uniform Securities Agent
State Law Exam (Series 63) and two General Securities Exams, the Series 7 and 2.
He is also a General Lines Agent in the state of Texas. Dan has been in the financial
services industry since 1993. He is a well-known speaker regularly sought after
by local groups. In addition to running a successful advisory practice, Dan also
mentors other advisors around the country. In 2006, Dan was recognized as "Mentor
of the Year".