Why Choose Us?

At Northington Investment Group, we have the certifications, experience, expertise, training, and support to help work toward financial comfort. Stephen Northington is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, CFP®, which are financial planning credentials awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP Board) to individuals who meet education, examination, experience and ethics requirements.

In addition, Stephen is a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, CDFA™, who specializes in the financial issues surrounding divorce. The role of the CDFA™ includes:

  • Helping clients achieve fair and equitable financial divorce settlements that work just as well 3, 5, 10 and even 15 years as they do the date the divorce decree is signed.
  • Using our knowledge of tax law, asset distribution, and short and long-term financial planning to educate and motivate clients to make great decisions for themselves.
  • Using our intimate knowledge of Divorce to help hold other professionals accountable and help protect the interest of your children & family.

Northington Investment Group is powered by the full resources of LPL Financial.  LPL Financial is one of the nation’s leading financial services companies and largest independent broker/dealer, as reported by Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2014, based on total revenue. Headquartered in Boston, Charlotte, and San Diego, LPL Financial and its affiliates provide an integrated platform of proprietary technology, brokerage, and investment advisory services to more than 13,500 financial advisors and over 700 financial institutions. And, because they do not offer proprietary products, LPL enables the independent financial advisors, banks, and credit unions to offer their clients truly objective, conflict-free advice.

Our firm leverages the practice of Professional Money Management. Through the use of LPL’s Model Wealth Portfolios, we have access to the expertise and resources of LPL Financial Research and Portfolio Strategists including AlphaSimplex Group, BlackRock, Cougar Global Investments, Fortigent, Innealta Capital, J.P. Morgan Asset Management, Morningstar Investment Services and Quantitative Advantage. Model Wealth Portfolios offer theme-based investment portfolios for a broad range of investor preferences, from income-focused portfolios to more aggressive wealth building portfolios. Each portfolio may benefit from the combination of professionally designed asset-allocation strategies and investment selections.