Arif has dedicated his life to protecting people. He has transitioned from nearly 11 years of service with the Los Angeles Police Department to helping people protect and preserve their hard-earned assets through his financial services company, Total Financial Solutions, Inc. Arif’s focus and mission is to help people save money, get out of debt, and prepare for retirement.
Arif has helped families with retirement income planning since 1996 and is President and CEO of Total Financial Solutions, Inc. He is insurance licensed in 14 states+ and specializes in retirement strategies. He also holds the designation of CEP as a Certified Estate Planner in CA. His passion for education resulted in the formation of Total Money School in 2002. He has taught financial principles as a guest speaker throughout the community at various schools, PTA events, and numerous companies through Total Money School’s Lunch-n-Learn program.
Through Arif’s community involvement and charitable outreach efforts, he has impacted many individuals and families across Southern California. He created an event named “Leaders of Character” which benefits Boy Scouts while he was an Executive Board Member for the Western Los Angeles Boy Scouts of America. His other service organizations include: Providence Holy Cross Hospital, Board of Governors; Help the Children, Board of Directors (Former); Habitat for Humanity, (Former) Board Member of the ‘Homes for Heroes’ Program, benefiting Veterans, and formerly a Foundation Board Member of College of the Canyons, as well as formerly part of the Los Angeles Police Department Mission Community Advisory Board.
Since 2004, Arif has hosted a top-rated financial radio show in Santa Clarita on KHTS AM 1220, “The Safer Money Hour”, airing Tuesdays at Noon. His show prides itself on exposing scams and clarifying important financial topics for its listeners.
+The 14 states include: AZ, CA, FL, HI, IA, ID, LA, MI, MN, NV, NM, NC, OR, TX