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The Founder

Garden City Financial Group is a comprehensive financial services firm committed to helping you work towards the goal of improving your long-term financial success. Our customized programs are designed to help grow and conserve your wealth by delivering an professional level of personalized service.

Rich Kasparian is the founder of Garden City Financial Group Inc., a firm headquartered in Garden City, New York. The firm works passionately with individuals, families, and businesses to plan, manage, and pursue their financial goals with confidence. In 2009, Rich founded the firm because he knew there was a need for sound, personalized, and independent advice in the confusing world of financial planning that sometimes seems to lack common sense. Before Garden City Financial Group, he worked as a tenured Financial Advisor at Citi Smith Barney and covered multiple branches. He was also responsible for hosting numerous financial seminars for Citibank employees as well as outside corporations.

Rich offers securities and utilizes the vast platform available through LPL Financial, the largest independent broker dealer in the country*. He is a graduate of St. John’s University and holds Series 7, 63, and 65 licenses(registrations with LPL Financial) and is licensed as an Insurance Producer(Life, Accident,& Health) in various states.

*As reported by Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2021, based on total revenue.