Our Firm


The Eckel Financial Network and our utility-based subsidiary business, Rural Electric Planning Group, are committed to helping you pursue your long-term financial goals. As life and annuity specialists we can help you grow and protect your retirement assets, retirement income, and keep your hard-earned money in the family - and growing for generations.  We'll help you answer questions you may have about your financial future, and coach you on important issues such as:

  • How much and what type of life insurance will best suit my needs?
  • How much money will I need in order to retire?
  • How can I protect my assets and my income against market volatility? 
  • Should I have a traditional IRA or a Roth IRA?
  • How can I position my investments for higher potential returns while reducing risk?
  • How can I "inflation-proof" my investment income?
  • Do I need disability income insurance?  How about Long Term Care Insurance?
  • How can I ensure that my children receive as much as possible from my estate?
  • What do I need to know about wills, trusts, and probate?

We offer financial products and services tailored to your individual needs. The Eckel Financial Network believes that protecting your wealth is as important as building it. EFN is allied with industry-wide resources such as national marketing organizations, major insurance companies, professional money managers, mutual fund companies, our broker-dealer, and local CPA's and attorneys, to help provide you the most comprehensive solutions for your personal and business financial well-being.