Serving the Kansas City Metropolitan Area since 1984.


The Buford Malone Group continues to grow. Rocky Buford, CFP®, RICP, Jennifer Malone, CFP®, CMFC, Andrew Rogers, CFP®, Adam Hawley are all here to serve you. Our passion is Financial Planning. If you've never experience comprehensive planning with your advisor, we welcome you to see the difference.


We hope your visit will help you understand our values and our approach to the financial planning process.  In addition, this website is designed to help you gain a better understanding of a variety of financial concepts.  Most importantly, we hope you see the value of working with a team of professionals to pursue your financial goals.

Please view an update on Project E enhancements coming soon for Waddell & Reed Clients.

Project E Enhancements 


We are here to help you by:

  • Explaining our financial planning process, why it may be beneficial to you, and how we are currently assisting clients through this holistic assessment.
  • Providing education surrounding various financial & insurance concepts and why it may be beneficial for you to explore those in more detail today.
  • Providing a platform to aquire fast, easy access to market performance data.


If you look through our website and still have questions about Waddell & Reed or are a current client and would like to view your account information online, please visit our corporate website 



Securities and Investment Advisory Services offered through Waddell & Reed, Inc., a Broker/Dealer, member FINRA/SIPC and Federally Registered Investment Advisor.

The Buford-Malone Group is a team name used by advisors affiliated with Waddell & Reed for marketing purposes only.


  • Life Insurance

    How much life insurance would you need to produce a sufficient income stream for your family?

  • College Funding

    Use this calculator to estimate the cost of your child’s education, based on the variables you input.

  • Cost of Retirement

    Use this calculator to estimate how much income and savings you may need in retirement.

  • LTCI Cost of Waiting

    Estimate the potential cost of waiting to purchase a long-term care insurance policy.