Greater Texas Financial Solutions

Planning Your Financial Future: Thinking about Tomorrow, Today

Helping You Pursue Your Financial Goals

At Greater Texas Financial Solutions, our goal is to make a difference—for you, your family and your future. Whether you are saving for college, working toward retirement or building a legacy for you and your family, Greater Texas Financial Solutions can work with you to develop an investment plan aligned with your needs and goals. 

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Regardless of when you plan to retire, Social Security will likely be an important part of the road ahead. But do you know the rules of the road when it comes to Social Security?
Determining when to begin benefits could be one of the biggest financial decisions you face, and there are key issues to consider. Here’s an opportunity to attend a valuable educational seminar on this important topic, at no cost and no obligation:

Social Security and Your Retirement

Presented by, Joe James, Greater Texas Financial Solutions and Joe Allocco, CUNA Mutual Life.

You’ll find out more about your Social Security benefits and discuss the role they play when setting a clear direction for your financial future. You’ll learn the answers to your Social Security questions, including:

  • What are the rules for starting your Social Security benefits?
  • How do spouses coordinate their benefits?
  • Are there different routes to take that could potentially increase your benefits?
  • How do you decide where Social Security fits within your retirement plans?
You are welcome to bring a guest, but space is limited so please make your reservations today.

Get objective, professional guidance every step of the way.

Financial Planning

Comprehensive financial planning including college planning, estate planning and more.


Retirement planning for individuals and small businesses, 401k rollovers, and more.


Investment management through stocks, bonds, annuities, mutual funds and more.


Insurance services, including life, disability and long-term care.

What We Do

We do not sell proprietary investment products, or
have investment banking relationships to promote, which enables us to provide objective recommendations.

We provide objective financial advice and guidance to help position you for financial success.

As your active partner, we are committed to providing you with a financial plan that will help you pursue your needs and goals, no matter where life takes you.

People, circumstances and the economy change. Our suite of services can guide you through every step of the way as you work towards your lifelong goals.


Our Financial Consultant can help you with any of the following and more:

  • 401K
  • 529 College Savings plans
  • Annuities (Fixed, Immediate, Index, Variable)
  • Bonds
  • Brokerage Accounts
  • Certificates of Deposit
  • College Fund Planning
  • Custom Portfolios
  • Financial Planning
  • Insurance Planning
  • Life Insurance (Term, Universal, Whole, Variable)
  • Long Term Care Financial Plans
  • Money Management
  • Mutual Funds
  • Portfolio Analysis
  • Portfolio Management
  • Professionally Managed Investment Accounts
  • Retirement Planning
  • SEP and Simple IRAs
  • Stocks
  • Traditional and ROTH IRAs
  • Trust Accounts

Guided Wealth Portfolios

Utilize our Guided Wealth Portfolios to help you with your investment journey

Meet Our Financial Consultants

Investment Adviser, Fernando ArenivaisFernando Arenivas

Fernando is committed to fully understanding his clients' short and long-term needs. Understanding their goals at different stages allows him to develop customized investment strategies that evolve as needs change. He also firmly believes in educating his clients to ensure that have a better understanding of how their investments can work for them.

Fernando Arenivas
Financial Consultant
(512) 657-1289

Greta Messarra Woodward, CRPC® 

Greta has passionately served in the financial industry since 2000 and maintains several licenses including insurance and the Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor designation. Greta says the most important part of being a financial advisor is the freedom to put her clients first and to always do what is right, backed by the commitment to provide quality investments and excellent service.

Greta Messarra Woodward
Financial Consultant
(512) 501-8260

Securities and advisory services are offered through LPL Financial (LPL), a registered investment advisor and broker/dealer (member FINRA/SIPC). Insurance products are offered through LPL or its licensed affiliates. Greater Texas Credit Union and Greater Texas  Financial Solutions are not registered as a broker/dealer or investment advisor. Registered representatives of LPL offer products and services using Greater Texas Financial Solutions, and may also be employees of Greater Texas Credit Union. These products and services are being offered through LPL or its affiliates, which are separate entities from and not affiliates of Greater Texas Credit Union or Greater Texas Financial Solutions. The Greater Texas Financial Solutions site is designed for U.S. residents only. The services offered within this site are offered exclusively through our U.S. registered representatives. 

Securities and insurance offered through LPL or its affiliates are:

Not Insured by NCUA or
Any Other Government Agency

Not Credit Union

Not Credit Union
Deposits or Obligations

May Lose Value

LPL Financial Registered Representatives associated with this site may only discuss and/or transact securities business with residents of the following states: AL, CA, CO, GA, MO, NJ, OH, TX, and VA.