Advantages of Independence
My Independence Is Your Advantage
At Steve Wade Investment Services, I recognize the importance of my fiduciary responsibility to provide you with prudent investment management and objective advice. As an independent advisor, I focus solely on serving your needs and acting in your best interest at all times. This provides you with the confidence you seek to pursue financial success on your terms.
I have no obligations to investment product manufacturers and no cross-sell quotas or home-office directives that may lead to conflicts of interest. Instead, I spend my time developing customized strategies for the unique challenges you face.
About LPL Financial
LPL Financial is one of the leading financial services companies and the largest independent broker/dealer in the nation*. For more than four decades, the firm has served as an enabling partner, supporting financial advisors in their goals of protecting and growing their clients’ wealth. A chief objective of LPL Financial is to reduce the complexity of running a financial services practice so advisors can focus on what they do best - help their clients attain their financial goals and fulfill their dreams.
With headquarters on both coasts, LPL Financial supports financial advisors in helping their clients by offering a robust mix of services and tools such as:
- Enabling technology
- Comprehensive clearing and compliance services
- Practice management programs and training
- Independent research
LPL Financial understands that providing Americans with objective investment advice is critical to their financial security. Because the firm has no proprietary products to sell, LPL Financial advisors can provide objective advice and investment recommendations.
The firm’s mission is clear:
We believe that objective financial guidance is a fundamental need for everyone. We enable our customers to focus on what they do best—create the personal, long-term client relationships that are the foundation for turning life’s aspirations into financial realities.
Thousands of financial advisors nationwide rely on LPL Financial to help meet their clients’ financial needs. They do so by using the firm’s tools and resources that help them discover their clients’ priorities, dreams, and passions; analyze and develop financial plans that support every stage of their clients’ lives; and make product recommendations that put clients on the path to pursuing their goals.
For more information about LPL Financial, visit www.lpl.com
* As reported in Financial Planning magazine June 1996-2017, based on total revenues.