As my favorite saying goes, "If you give a starving man a fish, you feed him for a day; if you teach him how to fish, you feed him for a lifetime." I, Michael Jacobs, founded the "Thank You Plan" as a result of my 17 years as a financial professional. Over this time, I have had the privilege of educating individuals and families with the necessary information to enable us to work together to define their financial future.

During my time at Towson State University where I graduated with a Mass Communication degree, I was fortunate to have a network of people who helped me to recognize my resources and gave me the confidence in which to use them.

It is my belief in giving back that allows me to have that same type of impact on people's lives whether it's helping someone's child go to the college of their choice, retiring in comfort, creating tax strategies to maximize the value of their money or even something as simple as creating a budget so they know where their money is going.

Since I participate in a State regulated insurance industry as well as a Federally regulated financial securities industry, I have acquired the Series 6, 63 and 26 licenses in the securities field as well as the insurance licensing allowing me to offer Life and Health Insurance as well as Long Term Care, annuities, disability insurance, etc...

Having grown up 10 minutes from the beach in Long Island, New York, I developed a passion for the ocean and love anything having to do with the beach. As a big sports fan, I will admit to my 35 years as a Mets fan. I also enjoy watching football and basketball and try to work out so that my clients and I can remain Healthy, Wealthy and Wise.