Ric Edelman


Ric Edelman

Chairman & CEO of Edelman Financial Services

Ric Edelman, Founder and Executive Chairman of Edelman Financial Services, is widely regarded as one of the top advisors in the field. He was ranked the nation’s #1 Independent Financial Advisor three times by Barron’s, named among the country’s Top 10 Wealth Advisors by Forbes magazine in 2016 and is the 2017 recipient of the IARFC’s Loren Dunton Memorial Award, which is awarded to a person who has made a substantial contribution to the financial services profession and/or the financial interests of the public. He also was named one of the “10 most influential figures” in the advisory field by RIABiz in 2013.

Ric is an award-winning radio and television personality, and a #1 New York Times bestselling author. His ninth book, The Truth About Your Future, was published in March. Ric is an inductee of the Financial Advisor Hall of Fame sponsored by Research magazine, a Distinguished Lecturer at Rowan University and resident expert for Dr. Oz.

With 157 financial planners and 42 offices coast-to-coast, Edelman Financial Services manages more than $17 billion for more than 31,000 individuals and families. Visit Ric online at RicEdelman.com.

Ric Edelman is an Investment Advisor Representative who offers advisory services through Edelman Financial Services, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor. He is also a Registered Representative and Registered Principal of, and offers securities through, EF Legacy Securities, LLC, an affiliated broker/dealer, member FINRA/SIPC.

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