PHOENIX, May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- FSC Securities Corporation, a broker-dealer representing more than 1,000 advisors across the country, today announced that wealth advisory firm, Financial Independence, LLC, has selected FSC as its broker-dealer. Financial Independence, LLC manages $420 million in client assets.
FSC Securities Corporation is a subsidiary of Advisor Group, Inc., one of the nation's largest networks of independent financial advisors, serving nearly 5,000 advisors and overseeing approximately $160 billion in client assets.
"True to our name, we're committed to helping clients large and small achieve financial independence," said Financial Independence co-founder and senior partner, Steve Case. "Joining FSC Securities will help propel that goal. Not only does FSC provide a tremendous level of advisor service and support, it also allows us to be flexible in terms of our business model. As we continue to build our business and streamline our processes, we are glad to have a partner that can support and anticipate our evolving needs."
Financial Independence, LLC is based in the Detroit metropolitan area, and operates primarily in Southeast Michigan. The firm represents individual and corporate clients, including 4,500 participants and 100 small-company 401(k) plans. The firm specializes in developing long-term financial strategies and retirement planning options for individuals, with a focus on continuing financial education.
"We're thrilled to be joining the team at FSC Securities. Their support network for advisors is unparalleled," said Financial Independence, LLC co-founder and senior partner Bill Kumm. "Steve and I have been working together for nearly 30 years, with a shared mission of helping people achieve financial independence by building, protecting, and transferring wealth. We're looking to grow, and with FSC, we'll be plugged into one of the most adept advisor networks in the country."
FSC Securities is comprised of more than 1,000 advisors, overseeing $38 billion in total client assets. The firm's open architecture is designed to maximize advisor flexibility, and offers advisors solutions for business planning, streamlined workflow solutions, portfolio management, and a wide range of powerful resources integrated into one dynamic platform.
"We're excited to welcome Financial Independence, LLC into the FSC family," said Jerry Murphy, FSC Securities Corporation President and CEO. "They put their clients first and are looking to take their business to the next level. We'll always be in Bill and Steve's corner, providing them with the support and tools they need to succeed."
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About Financial Independence, LLC
Financial Independence, LLC is a Detroit, MI-based financial firm, committed to helping both individuals and businesses plan for the future. The professionals at Financial Independence have more than 40 years of combined investment experience. Prioritizing client education, they begin by making sure each client understands the investment strategy process and the investment options available to help meet his or her goals. They then evaluate all aspects of an individual's current situation and develop short and long-term goals and objectives. This is followed by a customized strategy, formulated and implemented around the client's specific needs. Finally, they review the strategy periodically and make any necessary modifications to address personal, business, and economic issues or concerns.
About FSC Securities
FSC Securities Corporation is a leading Independent Broker-Dealer and a Registered Investment Advisor, member FINRA and SIPC. FSC is supported by Advisor Group, Inc., one of the largest truly independent broker-dealer networks in the industry. The firm has more than 1,000 advisors across the U.S., with more than 200 home office staff based in their Atlanta, GA headquarters. For more information, please visit www.joinfsc.com.
About Advisor Group
Advisor Group, Inc. is one of the nation's largest networks of independent financial advisors serving nearly 5,000 advisors and overseeing approximately $160 billion in client assets. Headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, the firm is mission-driven to support the critical role that advisors can play in the lives of their clients, offering securities and investment advisory services through its subsidiaries FSC Securities Corp., Royal Alliance Associates Inc., SagePoint Financial Inc., and Woodbury Financial Services Inc., as broker-dealers, registered investment advisors and members of FINRA and SIPC. Cultivating a spirit of entrepreneurship and independence, Advisor Group champions the enduring value of financial advisors and is committed to being in their corner every step of the way.
For more information, please visit www.advisorgroup.com
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