Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) December 04, 2012
Concorde Investment Services featured the National Financial Educators Council (NFEC) at their Fall Conference to highlight the importance of improving the financial capabilities of citizens across the United States. The Concorde event was designed to educate the financial advisors they serve so they can help their clients and community improve their financial situation.
The final day of Concorde’s 2-day Fall Conference featured best-selling author Peter Montoya - a recognized leader on communicating effectively with clients and a seasoned financial service industry veteran. Vince Shorb, CMO of the NFEC was the keynote speaker on the opening day of the event. Shorb shared with the advisors how financial literacy campaigns can generate community awareness while serving their clients.
This event provided opportunities for discussions that were meant to inspire and challenge the financial advisors in attendance. The agenda has been built around the concept of interactive discussions, rep-to-rep presentations, personalized marketing consulting and informative guest speakers. There was also time allocated towards Rep Roundtable Discussions, as well as Rep Expert Panel Discussions.
Vince Shorb of the NFEC states, “It’s great to see a securities broker dealer that has an interest in ensuring their advisors are educated on current issues impacting citizens in communities across the country. It was evident their team of advisors are committed to learning and staying up-to-date with current economic issues to ensure their clients’ needs are met.”
Stan T. Webb of Dream Catcher Wealth Management and founder of Minerva Foundation for Financial Literacy lead the financial education Rep Roundtable discussion and was among the select experts that participated in the Rep Expert Panel Discussion. Webb shared his personal insight on how he built a high-profile financial literacy campaign in Kansas for which he received a city proclamation.
“At Concorde, we know that financially educated client will better understand their investment options. We brought in the National Financial Educators Council to help our brokers elevate the financial capabilities of their clients,” states Jason Kavanaugh, President and CEO of Concorde Holdings, Inc.
Concorde Investment Services is a national securities broker dealer. Registered with FINRA to solicit securities products in over 45 states as a broker dealer, as well as licensed to solicit insurance products in over 30 states as an insurance agency. Concorde’s mission is to create a community of financial services professionals who specialize in delivering the highest quality products and services; as well as a Home Office who is committed to building lifelong relationships with each representative based on trust, integrity, dedication and service.
The National Financial Educators Council (NFEC) is an international provider of financial literacy resources and training with Certified Financial Education Instructors in over 18 countries. The NFEC’s main priority is focused on empowering communities across the US with financial knowledge through relationships with financial advisors and other financial professionals. The goal is to promote personal finance programs that can improve the lives of those served, the lives of their loved ones, and the lives of their global network.