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American Wealth Strategy Group opens in Lancaster

LANCASTER, Pennsylvania--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Erik Ellsworth, a seasoned financial advisor and leader, has opened American Wealth Strategy Group, offering comprehensive financial strategies to individuals and businesses in South Central Pennsylvania.

Ellsworth is the newest managing partner of Securian Financial Services, a broker-dealer and registered investment advisory firm offering a full range of financial services through a network of independent, locally owned firms and 1,100 affiliated financial advisors.

“Erik’s leadership experience and proven track record of success make him an outstanding addition to the Securian Financial Network,” said Tony Martins, Securian Financial’s vice president of career distribution. “We are excited to have him leading our efforts in South Central Pennsylvania as our network continues to grow throughout the country.”

Ellsworth has 18 years of experience as a financial advisor and managing director, most recently leading another wealth management firm’s Lancaster office. After high school, he attended the U.S. Naval Academy. Ellsworth then attended Rutgers University, earning a bachelor’s degree in accounting.

“Securian Financial Services offers advisors the infrastructure and support of a traditional career firm with the autonomy and flexibility of an independent broker-dealer,” said Ellsworth, who lives in Manheim. “I’m excited about the opportunity to build a team of advisors to join me in my efforts to help more people and businesses in South Central Pennsylvania achieve their financial aspirations.”

American Wealth Strategy Group is located in Lancaster. Ellsworth is a registered representative and investment advisor representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC. Ellsworth holds FINRA Series 7, 63, 65 and 24 securities registrations, and has earned both the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designations.

About Securian Financial

At Securian Financial, we’re here for family. And we’re here because of it. We’re guided by our purpose: helping customers build secure tomorrows. Since 1880, we’ve been building a uniquely diversified company that has outlasted economic ups and downs while staying true to our customers. We’re committed to the markets we serve, providing insurance, investment and retirement solutions that give families the confidence to focus on what’s truly valuable: banking memories with those who matter most.

The Securian Financial Network, the marketing name for the sales and distribution arm of Securian Financial Group, Inc., its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a nationwide network of financial services firms. Products and services are offered and sold only by appropriately licensed entities and financial representatives.

Securian Financial is the marketing name for Securian Financial Group, Inc. and affiliates. Insurance products are issued by its affiliated insurance companies, including Minnesota Life Insurance Company and Securian Life Insurance Company, a New York authorized insurer. Securities and investment advisory services offered through Securian Financial Services, Inc., registered investment advisor, member FINRA/SIPC.


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