Independent, Fee-Only, Fiduciary Advisors Providing Customized Financial Advice for Your Life.

Planning for every stage of life...

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About Us

Established in 2021, Rude Wealth Advisory is an independent RIA firm offering Financial Planning, Investment Management, Tax Planning & Preparation, Small Business Bookkeeping & More. Owner, Chelsea Rude, brings nearly 15 years of extensive, credentialed Financial Planning experience to clients and has a passion for bringing clarity to their complex financial lives.

Our Services

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Financial Planning

Expert financial guidance for all the complexities in your life

*Comprehensive & Hourly Engagements Available

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Investment Management

Personalized investment advisory services

*Service reserved for comprehensive planning clients only

Income Tax Report

Tax Preparation

Personal & Entity Tax Preparation Services

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Small Business Bookkeeping

Bookkeeping, Payroll, Sales Tax, Financial Statements & more

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Small Business Services

401k Retirement Plan Services

& Employee Education

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Faith & Finances

Biblically Responsible Investing & Financial Stewardship Advice

Working with Rude Wealth Advisory

Explore Possibilities ​& Plan Delivery

Analyzing & Evaluating your current ​financial status, developing planning ​strategies, and implementing ​recommendations in 1 to 4 meetings, ​depending on scope of relationship ​and plan complexity.


60 Minute Deep Dive Meeting ​focusing on your concerns and goals, ​allowing us to understand your ​unique needs and determine the best ​way to work together.






Ongoing Financial ​Planning

Comprehensive Planning Clients are ​added to our annual client service ​calendar to address remaining ​financial topics and updates in ​meetings 3x per year, or as needed. ​*See Client Service Calendar

Get Organized

Project Based, Hourly, or ​Comprehensive, you’ll receive all of ​our onboarding information and a ​portal to provide all the financial data ​we need. If necessary, a 30-90 ​minute follow-up meeting will be ​scheduled.

Are We A Fit

20 - 30 minute call or meeting to ​assess a mutual fit and share about ​our firm, services, and pricing.

Rude Wealth Advisory LLC is an Investment Advisor registered with the State of Illinois.

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“While serving individuals and families across the wealth spectrum, our mission is to bring clarity and confidence about their finances, enabling them to live life to the fullest, be generous, and pass their wealth on wisely to those they cherish most.”

Chelsea Rude CFP®, MPAS®, APMA®, EA, CKA® Owner & Financial Advisor

Our Team

BS Finance - Eastern Illinois University

MS Financial Planning - CFFP

~ 15 Years Experience in Financial Planning & Tax Preparation

Specializes in Faith Based Planning & Investing

Chelsea D. Rude, CFP®, MPAS®, APMA®, EA, CKA®

BS Finance - Eastern Illinois University Focus in Personal Financial Planning

> 5 years Experience in Planning

Ashlee L. Vaughn, Paraplanner

Bill Rude

IT & Data Security Officer

Natalie Ellison

Financial Planning Intern

Olivia Rude

Chief Paper Shredder


Let's work together.

401 S Whittle Avenue

Olney, IL 62450


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