Ames Planning Associates Achieves MD Preferred Financial Advisor Status
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Contact: Carl Amos Johnson
Ames Planning Associates, Inc.
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September 4, 2009 – Peterborough, NH– The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA), the country’s leading association of Fee-Only financial advisors requires every member to sign a Fiduciary Oath. MD Preferred Service Network, a national internet based physician resource center chose to work exclusively with NAPFA and its members in the development and launch of the MD Preferred Financial Advisor Network. This new program will offer the nation’s physicians access to Fee-Only financial advisors who act strictly in a fiduciary capacity and who have successfully completed NAPFA’s stringent application and review process.
Ames Planning Associates, Inc., a local fiduciary advisory firm and long time member of NAPFA recently achieved MD Preferred status. “Physicians take the Hippocratic Oath which compels them to act solely in the best interests of their patients,” explained Carl Amos Johnson of Ames Planning Associates, Inc. “Each member of our firm has taken a Fiduciary Oath which compels us to act solely in the best interests of our clients. In light of these very important similarities, it only makes sense for our professionals to work with physicians.”
Since 1983, The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) has provided Fee-Only financial planners across the country with some of the strictest guidelines possible for professional competency, comprehensive financial planning, and Fee-Only compensation. With more than 2,100 members across the country, NAPFA has become the leading professional association in the United States dedicated to the advancement of Fee-Only financial planning. For more information on NAPFA, please visit www.napfa.org.
About Ames Planning Associates, Inc.
Since 1988, Ames Planning Associates has provided comprehensive fiduciary advisory services that help physicians and their families make intelligent and educated choices. They also provide medical practices with a full complement of retirement plan services. All financial advisory relationships have been marked by the highest ethical standards, with fee-only services ensuring that clients receive responsible, independent advice.