Best of Both Worlds What is an independent firm?Firms like ours, owned by principals of the firm, offer advice as Investment Adviser Representatives of Woodbury Financial Services Inc.. We are not employees of a large, "brand name" firm. We are under no obligation to represent the use of specific financial products or instruments produced by any firm. We can provide financial tools to our clients from a broad array of national resources. That means we offer advice, based on your needs, with no inherent conflicts of interest. Advisors who are employed by some of the larger firms may be required to recommend products produced by their firm which may not always be the best fit for their clients.Rigorous Due Diligence and ResearchAll of the financial resources, products and tools we present to clients are thoroughly researched by us and approved by the compliance department of our broker/dealer. In addition, we make sure our clients are completely educated and understand any recommendations we may make. Our clients make informed decisions about their money.A Comprehensive Relationship and Structured StrategyIndependent firms like ours are relationship oriented, not transaction driven. We take the time to understand not just your financial situation, but also your values and vision for your future. Once we understand who you are and what your goals are, we look at your whole financial picture to see what we need to do to reach those goals. Only then will we make recommendations on investments, insurance planning, tax and estate planning. We make sure all pieces of your financial strategy are integrated together and aligned with your objectives. In Good Times and Not So Good TimesLife is not static and the single most important thing an independent financial firm does is to communicate constantly with you. Not just when things are good, but especially when things are not so good. We don't disappear when things get tough.A Wealth of Independent Relationships Through Advisor NationIn order to both broaden and deepen the resources available to support our clients, Legacy Wealth Partners, LLC has chosen to partner with Advisor Nation. Advisor Nation is a network of experienced advisors located across the United States. Through this relationship, Legacy Wealth Partners is able to access the following supplemental resources for the benefit of its clients.This partnership offers you:An independent business owner who offers objective advice and is 100% accountable for your successHighly personalized service and supportA strong array of national resources to develop creative solutions to your financial needsA philosophy of integrity toward client interestsState-of-the-art technology to make account reporting easy and accessible Current data and information on tax and legislative issues that can impact your financial planAccess to experts across a wide range of financial areasIndependent research and due diligenceEducation on appropriate practices and strategies for clientsAbility to choose from a broad spectrum of tools and resourcesFinancial services firms who join Advisor Nation represent some of the most knowledgeable and forward-thinking minds in the financial services field and are selected for their experience, knowledge and professional integrity. Most importantly, they are not obligated to any proprietary products or sales quotas, so they offer objective advice designed to meet your goals.Advisors in Advisor Nation have the ability to share their knowledge, ideas, planning techniques and technology for the benefit of their clients. Through formal and informal meetings, Advisor Nation members can partner together to make sure that a client's specific needs are addressed in the most appropriate manner. When you choose an advisor who is part of Advisor Nation, you get the independence, expertise and experience you require, but also the resources of a powerful national partnership. It really is the Best of Both Worlds.