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Finding the Top Financial Advisor in Buffalo Grove, Illinois
Last Updated - 08-Aug-2022

Buffalo Grove has 6 WiserAdvisor vetted Financial Planners and Advisors for you to choose from and 11 non-vetted advisors in your local area. These financial advisors in Buffalo Grove, Illinois have an average of 19 years of experience.

NOTE: The list of financial advisors in Buffalo Grove, Illinois mentioned below do not include all the advisors in our network due to their compliance listing restrictions. More vetted advisors may be available when you use our free match service to compare financial advisors near you in Buffalo Grove, Illinois.

Qualified Financial Advisors in Buffalo Grove, Illinois
Financial Advisor Experience AUM Minimum Assets Fee Structure
Paul Raab
EDELMAN FINANCIAL ENGINES, LLC
3100 Sanders Road,
Suite 125,
Northbrook, IL 60062
10 Not Specified Not Specified Fee-Based
Timothy Creath
ChFC®, QKA, CLU®
CREATH FINANCIAL SERVICES
903 Sienna Drive,
Schaumburg, IL 60193
30 $5,000,000 $50,000 Fee-Based
John Wedell
CRPC®
ROBERT W BAIRD
2205 Point Boulevard, #150,
Elgin, IL 60123
27 $84,000,000 $50,000 Fee-Based
Kyle Nolan
CFP®
EDELMAN FINANCIAL ENGINES, LLC
1515 W. 22nd Street Suite 850W,
Oak Brook, IL 60523
12 Not Specified Not Specified Fee-Based
Jim Hagedorn
CFA®
CHICAGO PARTNERS
1 N. Wacker Dr.,
Chicago, IL 60606
29 Not Specified $500K Fee-Only
Personal Capital
PERSONAL CAPITAL
---,
Chicago, IL 60601
11 $22,400,000,000 $100,000 Fee-Based

Information on Qualified Financial Advisors in Buffalo Grove

Qualifications CRD# 5963018
Firm CRD# 104510
Series 66

Compensation/Fee Fee-Based


Office Location 3100 Sanders Road,
Suite 125,
Northbrook,
IL
60062
Phone Number 224-521-5230

I'm passionate about helping my clients build a better future and achieve their financial and retirement goals. I love the opportunity to help people confirm whether they are on track to reach those goals. Outside of work I enjoy water sports, running, and spending time with friends and family.

About Edelman Financial Engines, LLC

Since 1986, Edelman Financial Engines has been committed to always acting in the best interest of our clients. We were founded on the belief that all American investors - not just the wealthy - deserve access to personalized, comprehensive financial planning and investment advice. Today, we are America's top independent financial planning and investment advisory firm, recognized by Barron's,1 awarded September 2021 based on data within a 12-month period. Compensation paid for use and distribution of rating. We have 145+ offices across the country and are entrusted by more than 1.3 million clients to manage more than $291 billion in assets.2 Our unique approach to serving clients combines our advanced methodology and proprietary technology with the attention of a dedicated personal financial planner. Every client's situation and goals are unique, and the powerful fusion of high-tech and high-touch allows Edelman Financial Engines to deliver the personal plan and financial confidence that everyone deserves. 1The 2021 Top 100 Independent Advisory Firm Ranking issued by Barron's is qualitative and quantitative, including assets managed, revenue generated, regulatory record, staffing levels and diversity, technology spending and succession planning. Firms elect to participate but do not pay to be included in the ranking. Compensation is paid for use and distribution of rating. Investor experience and returns are not considered. 2Data as of Dec. 31, 2021.


Qualifications CRD# 2245517
Firm CRD# 152665
Series 6, 63, 65

Compensation/Fee Fee-Based, Flat Fee


Office Location 903 Sienna Drive,
Schaumburg,
IL
60193
Phone Number 224-353-3328

I grew up about 30 miles southwest of St Louis, Mo. After high school, I went to IIT on an NROTC scholarship. After graduation in 1971, I went to flight school in Pensacola, FL. After flight training, I was designated as a Naval Flight Officer,and served with the World Famous Hurricane Hunters, had two tours of duty with anti-submarine squadrons, went to graduate school, served 2 tours of duty as an executive officer, and was the director of a Navy/Marine Corps school, before retiring in June of 1991. We moved to Schaumburg, IL, and I began my career in the financial services industry. I work with individuals and privately held companies, assisting them with their insurance and investment needs. I establish mutually beneficial long term relationships with my clients. I have 3 advanced designations.

About Creath Financial Services

I help you with your investment and insurance needs. I am an independent; I don't have any products or services that I have to sell. I don't charge for my time, or any of the reports that I do for you. Your agenda is my agenda. I look at my business as a relationship business, so I try to establish a mutually beneficial relationship with you so that we can work together through the years and make sure that your plans keep up with the changes in your life. I have been in the business for over 30 years and have 3 advanced designations in the industry, Charter Life Underwriter (CLU), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) and Qualified Kingdom Advisor (QKA).

Advisory Services Provided:

Financial Planning, Portfolio Management, Retirement Planning, 401K Rollovers, Wealth Management, Financial Advice & Consulting, Financial Planning for Individuals, Investment Advice & Management, Insurance Products & Annuities


Qualifications CRD# 5288855
Firm CRD# 8158
Series 7, 66

Compensation/Fee Fee-Based


Office Location 2205 Point Boulevard, #150,
Elgin,
IL
60123
Phone Number 847-551-8184

John joined Baird in 2019 as a Vice President. He has been advising clients in the areas of financial planning and investments since 2007. John has a passion for helping clients in a number of different areas including budgeting, retirement planning, portfolio construction, liability management and life insurance protection. He has a track record of always putting his clients needs first and makes education a priority so families feel comfortable with the investments that they own. John graduated from Murray State University with a degree in Marketing. Outside of work, John coaches for the Judson University golf team and was named the NCCAA North Central Coach of the Year 2020. He and his wife, Cheryl, live in West Dundee, IL and have three children: Tyler, Jordan and Kelsey.

About Robert W Baird

A Different Kind of Financial Partner What makes Baird different from many financial firms began with our founding in 1919 and Robert Baird's understanding that our business was fundamentally about trust, partnership and building better futures for our clients and the communities we share. What we call The Baird Way represents the responsibility that comes with that understanding and our confidence that it brings out our best in everything we do. It is the foundation of core beliefs we share, the promise we make to each other and the inspiration for our Mission: To provide the best financial advice and service to our clients and be the best place to work for our associates. Much has changed in the world since Robert Baird first wrote Clients Come First! in 1919. But the focus that has fueled Baird's growth and success for more than a century has always been on doing what's best for the people who rely on us. That's The Baird Way.

Advisory Services Provided:

Financial Planning, Portfolio Management, Retirement Planning, 401K Rollovers, Wealth Management, Money Management, Risk Management, Education Funding and Planning, Financial Advice & Consulting, Financial Planning for Individuals, Financial Planning for Businesses, Investment Advice & Management, Estate Planning & Trusts, Insurance Products & Annuities


Qualifications CRD# 5426926
Firm CRD# 104510
Series 66

Compensation/Fee Fee-Based


Office Location 1515 W. 22nd Street Suite 850W,
Oak Brook,
IL
60523
Phone Number 630-756-5260

Since 2008, I've used my financial planning experiences, knowledge, and relationship management skills to serve my clients. I enjoy working with my clients to help ensure they stay on track and can handle the unexpected bumps life sends their way. In my free time, I like listening to audio books and spending time with my kids riding bikes, golfing and playing basketball.

About Edelman Financial Engines, LLC

Since 1986, Edelman Financial Engines has been committed to always acting in the best interest of our clients. We were founded on the belief that all American investors - not just the wealthy - deserve access to personalized, comprehensive financial planning and investment advice. Today, we are America's top independent financial planning and investment advisory firm, recognized by Barron's,1 awarded September 2021 based on data within a 12-month period. Compensation paid for use and distribution of rating. We have 145+ offices across the country and are entrusted by more than 1.3 million clients to manage more than $291 billion in assets.2 Our unique approach to serving clients combines our advanced methodology and proprietary technology with the attention of a dedicated personal financial planner. Every client's situation and goals are unique, and the powerful fusion of high-tech and high-touch allows Edelman Financial Engines to deliver the personal plan and financial confidence that everyone deserves. 1The 2021 Top 100 Independent Advisory Firm Ranking issued by Barron's is qualitative and quantitative, including assets managed, revenue generated, regulatory record, staffing levels and diversity, technology spending and succession planning. Firms elect to participate but do not pay to be included in the ranking. Compensation is paid for use and distribution of rating. Investor experience and returns are not considered. 2Data as of Dec. 31, 2021.


Qualifications CRD# 4583528
Firm CRD# 147662

Compensation/Fee Fee-Only


Office Location 1 N. Wacker Dr.,
Chicago,
IL
60606
Phone Number 312-375-3282

About Chicago Partners

Optimize Your Most Important Business: the Management of Your Wealth. Chicago Partners is an SEC-registered, fee-only independent registered investment advisor (RIA) that specializes in creating a one-stop wealth management experience. With 23 investment professionals managing over $1.9 billion for 650+ clients, our team specializes in optimizing each dimension of our distinguished clients' wealth. Our clients include high & ultra-high-net-worth individuals, foundations, institutions, and corporations. Our clients optimize each dimension of their wealth by using our 5-Step Wealth Optimization Process, which includes: - Investment Consulting - Custom Investment Portfolios - Tax Planning & Tax Preparation - Personalized Financial Plans - The Fiduciary Relationship Our clients work with their dedicated teams consisting of CPA, CFP, J.D., and CFA-certified individuals, each focused on optimizing a specific dimension of the client's wealth. Each client's plan is customized to meet their unique goals & objectives, and their team of fiduciaries is always working to reach their goals and objectives.


Qualifications Firm CRD# 155172

Compensation/Fee Fee-Based


Office Location ---,
Chicago,
IL
60601
Phone Number 650-556-1310

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Personal Capital Advisors Corporation ("PCAC") compensates WiserAdvisor ("Company") for new leads. ("Company") is not an investment client of PCAC.

Advisory Services Provided:

Portfolio Management, Wealth Management


Top Financial Advisor Firms in Buffalo Grove, Illinois (Ranked by AUM)

Firm Name AUM No. of Clients Fee Structure
Highview Capital Management, Llc
2150 E. Lake Cook Road , Suite 820,
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
$283,128,386 128 A percentage of AUM
Journey Financial Group, Inc.
1110 W. Lake Cook Road , Suite 265b,
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
$246,535,449 894 A percentage of AUM
Hourly charges
Fixed fees
Sgl Financial, Llc
1130 W Lake Cook Road , Suite 150,
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
$163,624,352 679 A percentage of AUM
Fixed fees
Phase Iii Advisory Services, Ltd
1110 W. Lake Cook Rd , Suite 265,
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
$152,247,734 1312 A percentage of AUM
Hourly charges
Fixed fees

    List of Additional Advisors in Buffalo Grove, Illinois*

    * Additional advisors listing is provided in partnership with Yext

    Financial Advisor Office Location Phone Number
    Fifth Third Securities
    Inquire with Fifth
    345 West Dundee Road, Buffalo Grove, IL  60089 847-653-1481
    SGL Financial
    Inquire with SGL
    1130 W. Lake Cook Road, Suite 150, Buffalo Grove, IL  60089 847-499-3330
    Allstate Personal Financial Representative: Gregory Kamp
    Inquire with Allstate
    1020 Weiland Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL  60089 847-668-3838
    Chunwei Zheng
    Inquire with Chunwei
    321 W. Dundee Road, Buffalo Grove, IL  60089 888-666-5989
    Kaushal Trivedi
    Inquire with Kaushal
    321 W. Dundee Road, Buffalo Grove, IL  60089 888-666-5989
    Edward Jones
    Inquire with Edward
    470 W Half Day Road, Buffalo Grove, IL  60089 847-793-0325
    Edward Jones
    Inquire with Edward
    750 W Lake Cook Rd, Ste 110, Buffalo Grove, IL  60089 847-541-4949
    Edward Jones
    Inquire with Edward
    305 W Dundee Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL  60089 847-537-3078
    Edward Jones
    Inquire with Edward
    1100 W Lake Cook Rd, Suite 140, Buffalo Grove, IL  60089 847-947-8898
    Edward Jones
    Inquire with Edward
    1100 W Lake Cook Rd, Suite 140, Buffalo Grove, IL  60089 847-947-8898
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