Plymouth, MN (PRWEB) May 05, 2012
Jim Goodland of SECURUS WEALTH MANAGEMENT, LLC has been awarded the Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) designation from Fiduciary360 (fi360), an organization offering training, tools and resources to promote a culture of fiduciary responsibility and improve the decision making processes of fiduciaries. The AIF® designation signifies knowledge of fiduciary responsibility and the ability to implement policies and procedures that meet a defined standard of care. The designation is the culmination of intensive online training, a review course and comprehensive examination.
"The industry is certainly changing towards a higher fiduciary standard for investment advisors and I think it is not only responsible for advisors to continue to improve their education and knowledge of fiduciary standards, it is also an obligation," said Jim. "I am pleased that several of us at Securus have or are studying to obtain the AIF®."
Goodland, a resident of Maple Grove, MN, is President and CEO of SECURUS WEALTH MANAGEMENT in Plymouth. Jim specializes in wealth planning, asset allocation and retirement income planning.
SECURUS WEALTH MANAGEMENT, LLC is a Federally Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) and wealth management firm. Securus offers a complete suite of services in all areas of finance; Investments, Insurance, Estate Planning, Charitable Giving/Foundations, Tax Management, Retirement Planning, Withdrawal Strategies, Business Owner Planning, Stock Options, Risk Management and more.
Securus’ purpose is to deliver the best possible wealth management experience to a select group of individuals, small businesses and institutions. Securus has developed into one of the area’s leading wealth management firms by offering a superb culture and unique philosophy that focuses on lifelong relationships. Securus also strives to educate clients on issues unique to their situation as well as the emotional aspects of money and how to reduce or eliminate emotional decisions. The Securus team of specialists work with their clients to help create, develop, implement and maintain successful wealth management solutions and on-going results.
Fi360 offers training, tools and resources to promote a culture of fiduciary responsibility and improve the decision making processes of investment fiduciaries – individuals who manage money for others. It licenses the Prudent Practices for Investment Fiduciaries from the Foundation for Fiduciary Studies. Fi360 provides investment education and training programs and awards the Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) and Accredited Investment Fiduciary Analyst™ (AIFA®) professional designations through the Center for Fiduciary Studies.
Investment Advisory Services offered through Securus Wealth Management LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor. Securities offered through Cambridge Investment Research, Inc. a Broker/Dealer, Member FINRA & SIPC. Securus and Cambridge are separate companies.