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James L. Byrd, an experienced financial planner, was recently featured in USA Today as a 2012-2013 Financial All-Star.
Daphne, AL – July 03, 2013. James ‘Jim’ Byrd, CEO of Safe Harbor Financial Services, LLC, was recently featured in USA Today with other leading financial professionals as one of several “Financial All-Stars.” In the USA Today feature, James Byrd and other leading financial specialists were selected and recognized for their dedication to educating consumers to help them make smart financial decisions.
Jim Byrd is a fee based Investment Advisor Representative. Fee-based advisors are registered investment advisors with a fiduciary responsibility to act in their clients’ best interests providing unbiased options on products, strategies and tax solutions. Throughout his career, Jim has won numerous awards such as: Leader’s Conference, President’s Conference as well as industry honors including Million Dollar Round Table and Court of the Table. Jim has also held a number of positions with civic organizations including: President of Airport Metro Kiwanis, President of Mobile Association of Life Underwriters, President of General Agents and Managers Association, Ambassador of the Year (2006) for Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce and served on its Board of Directors. Safe Harbor Financial Services was recently awarded the Small Business of the Year award 2012 from the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce.
A feature story about Jim Byrd was recently seen on Bloomberg Businessweek as well as the other major online publications such as CNBC, MarketWatch, The Street, Los Angeles Daily News and Yahoo!Finance, among many others. Mr. Byrd has also been featured in Newsweek as one of America’s Premier Experts “Financial Trendsetters.”
Insurance and annuity product guarantees are subject to the claims-paying ability of the issuing company, and are not offered through Global Financial Private Capital. Investment Advisory Services offered on a fee basis through Global Financial Private Capital, LLC, an SEC Registered Investment Adviser. Only Jim Byrd, a licensed insurance professional and Investment Adviser Representative, is able to provide investment advice. No statements contained herein shall constitute tax, legal or accounting advice. You should consult your own legal or tax professional on any such matters.