Friday, June 22

As you know the MRFC has received their accreditation through the NCCA.  We remain one of 8 different credited entities. The MRFC and our other designations are visible on FINRA. Click Here for the listing of accredited designations. . Click Here for the MRFC Credential Click Here for RFC® Designation Click Here for the RFA® Designation Finally Click Here to apply for the professional status of your choice.

Last week the IARFC Team of Michael Markey Jr., MRFC and IARFC Board Director and Susan Cappa, Public Relations from the home office met in Cleveland, OH overlooking Lake Erie, the Cleveland Brown’s Stadium and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. They were participating in a National Meeting of Stratos Wealth Partners as an exhibitor, letting the group know of the newly accredited MRFC credential and the benefits of the IARFC as an Association. There were two days of presentations, highlighted by Kevin O’Leary of Shark Tank notoriety on Friday Morning. A welcome address by Stratos Founder and CEO Jeff…

The accredited Master Registered Financial Consultant Certification Program announces the election of two new members to their Board of Directors (MCB), and the reelection of a current Director. The results answered the recent call to action for volunteers and a subsequent voting survey by the members. The mission of the MCB is to provide an ongoing benefit to the general public by granting and recertifying the MRFC credential, upholding it as a standard of excellence for ethical, valued, competent, and client-focused financial consultants. The MCB operates independently from the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants (IARFC) to establish and uphold…

With an established belief that “the client should come first and everything else will fall in line,” Markey focuses on helping clients near retirement leave their financial legacy. After realizing that he did not fit in well with traditional financial institutions, Markey, as a self described “stubborn” millennial, ignored the advice of his mentor about starting his own company and thus Legacy Financial Network was born. On the subject of tapping into mentors when starting a business, Markey states: “Leaning from successes and failures of grandparents, parents, in-laws…has been huge. And trying to take in from our team at Legacy…