Michael L. Dalton, CPA Retired, CFP
MS-Retirement Planning
Registered Representative

Michael L. Dalton founded Attentive Investment Managers, Inc., originally as a sole proprietor under the name of Michael L. Dalton CFP in 1991.  Mr. Dalton earned his Bachelor's Degree in Accounting in 1968 from Humphrey's College.  He received his Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certificate in 1971. He earned the designation of Certified Financial Planner (CFP) in 1989 from the College for Financial Planning. He received his Master of Science Degree in 2000 from the College of Financial Planning, majoring in Retirement Planning.

Mike is an active member of the Financial Planning Association (F.P.A.) of San Joaquin Valley. 

Mr. Dalton was born and raised in Stockton, CA where he currently resides with his wife Miriam. His hobbies include traveling, golf, hiking, and going to the health club.

Mr. Dalton may be reached via email at

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Due to renewed State orders for shelter-in-place we will be modifying our office operations. We will be suspending services at our physical office for the public. However, we are available to you via web meeting (zoom), email and telephone (Phone lines have been forwarded to our personal cell phones) during regular business hours. We will be able to fully service all your investment needs with no interruption.

You may drop contribution checks at our office through the mail slot or they may be mailed directly to TD Ameritrade (address listed below). Please be sure to notate your account number on the check.

TD Ameritrade
PO BOX 650567
Dallas, TX 75265-0567

Rest assured that we will continue to monitor your investments and market conditions on an ongoing basis with no interruption. Should you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us.

We will navigate this crisis as best we can, coming together and making shared sacrifices. We hope that we can help to slow down the effect of this virus together and solve this swiftly. We also wish everyone well and would like to extend our gratitude for your patience during these trying times. Continue to watch for updates from us.