Welcome to FinancialAdvisors.com!
We are an advisor registry and Resource Partner directory combined to give both consumers and advisors alike the ability to locate the services they need.
Consumers use the registry to locate a qualified advisor and advisors utilize the Resource Partner directory to find the products and services that will enhance their business.
Consumers may search for an advisor by name, location, or practice specialty. Each advisor will have their education, experience, and professional certifications prominently displayed in addition to their hobbies, activities, and volunteer experience. The advisor’s website links, published articles, blogs, podcasts, videos, and social media feeds will provide the consumer with a very detailed profile of the advisor.
Advisors may search the Resource Partners directory by category of products and services such as financial planning, portfolio reporting, marketing, and content services. Every year there are multiple new technology products and services being developed specifically for the financial advisory industry. Our site will showcase the products and services of our Resource Partners that assist an advisor in building their brand and increasing business efficiencies.
Our overall mission for the site is to provide consumers with an extensive registry of experienced and knowledgeable financial professionals to assist them with all their financial planning needs. We also feel it’s very important to support our registry of financial advisors by offering them a comprehensive suite of products and services to increase the value they provide to their clients.
Founder - FinancialAdvisors.com
Jim Eckel is the founder of FinancialAdvisors.com, an online marketing platform that serves consumers, financial advisors and the wealth technology services industry. Prior to this, he was the Development Director with the Heritage Museum of Orange County, and Director of Planned Giving with the USS Midway Museum in San Diego, CA.
Jim graduated with a Business Administration degree from CSUH in Hayward, CA, earned a law degree from Western State College of Law in Fullerton, CA. and holds the CFP and CLU designations. Jim’s past employers include Transamerica Life, New York Life, and Merrill Lynch. He is a past member of the National Speakers Association, past President of the Planned Giving Roundtable of Orange County and San Diego, and has given numerous seminars on charitable, estate, and financial planning.
Jim is the author of several publications most notably, the Planned Giving Pocket Guide and Planning for the Golden Years with Variable Annuities. Jim was responsible for producing the Mission Video for the Midway Museum which won the Best Mission Video 2013 award from Crescendo Interactive. He has been married to Candace Chromy for over 30 great years and have two sons, Grant and Zach. Jim enjoys hiking, kayaking, weight training, and genealogy.