About

J.R. Getches

Web Developer


I am a senior web developer. My work gives me the ability to advise business owners all over the world via Internet or personally in the area of my location.

My job is to help professionals achieve their tech goals whilst having adequate protection along the way. I do this by tailoring tech solutions to suit my clients’ individual needs.

J.R. was born to a military family during the Vietnam War, and lived all over globe. After graduating from the University of Virginia, he started his professional career as Director of Data Processing for RJK Corporation, Virginia’s largest private investment company. He then moved to New York City where he was hired as Senior Programmer/Analyst for Dow Jones, developing their Foreign Currency and Precious Metals Trading Systems.

J.R. accepted an offer in Los Angeles to be Director of Strategic Development for the publicly traded Recovery Network, then joined Tickets.com launch team, where he was the Senior Programmer. In 2004, J.R. moved back to the east coast to be closer to his family, and was hired as Webmaster for Motley Rice LLC, the world’s largest plaintiff’s law firm.

Since then, he has been an internet consultant for many regional companies including The Post & Courier, Charleston Mercury, People Matter, and Green Wizard. In 2018, J.R. invented an artificial intelligence software program which was accepted into the WordPress repository.

In his spare time, J.R. is a fine art photographer, accomplished musician, producer, and actor.

J.R. has been published in:

  • Inside Out Writers Magazine (an Elle Publication),
  • Dance Magazine, and
  • Burst Magazine in Greece.

Dozens of his concert photos have been published in:

  • The Charleston City Paper, including shots of Taj Mahal, Robert Plant and Band of Joy, Joe Bonamassa, The Beach Boys, Tommy Emmanuel, Roger Daltrey, Crosby, Stills, and Nash, and The Doobie Brothers.
  • His fine art photography exhibits in some of the most notable art galleries in downtown Charleston, SC, Revealed, and Charleston Artist Guild.

J.R. has composed original music for the Annabelle Gonzalez Dance Theatre, PBS, and several film scores. He has recorded with The Poppies (CBS Records), Christine Lavine (Rounder Records), The Bette Williams Band (Euphoria Records), Humble Servants of The Groove, and The Patrick Dennis Band (Curb Records).

You can see J.R. (briefly) in the upcoming movies, The Bood Thins, The Friend Zone, and Memory Foam Confessions.

J.R. lives in Charleston, SC with his life and creative partner, Christina Getches, and their two rescue dogs.

Why J.R. Getches


Customer-Oriented

I work for people like you, folks who are tired of the deceptive business practices pervasive in the retail mutual fund industry, and who are tired of suffering greater risks, higher fees and lower returns than they should.

Professional

I am the owner of the largest independent financial planning firms in the nation, managing more than $15 billion for more than 28,000 clients both online and via 41 offices across the country.

Cooperative

Whether you're just starting out in your career, already retired, or in between, you deserve access to the best investment management advice available.