John A. Hand III, Founder and Managing Partner of John A. Hand III Wealth Advisors, LLC, knows the financial industry. He started his business education and internship programs in the banking industry at the age of 16. His grandfather, John A. Hand, was a leader in the Alabama banking and financial community for more than 40 years, serving as the President then CEO of First National Bank. John A. Hand III remembers his grandfather’s passion for his job and the community and how hard he worked. Since childhood, John has been inspired by his grandfather.
John shares the same values as his grandfather in giving and serving many charities in the community and throughout the state of Alabama. John’s grandfather always said, “do the right thing” and mirrored honor and diversity his entire life. The greatest gift he taught John was work ethic, loyalty and commitment to family, community and clients.
John III formed John A. Hand III Wealth Advisors, LLC after spending more than 30 years with traditional large brokerage firms. John A. Hand III Wealth Advisors is structured as an independent Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) which represents a deliberate choice to move away from the environment of traditional brokerage and investment banking firms. As an RIA, the firm has a fiduciary duty in how it manages each client’s wealth.
Six Key Fiduciary Duties
✓ Serve the client’s best interest
✓ Act in utmost good faith
✓ Act prudently – with the care, skill and judgement of a professional
✓ Avoid conflicts of interest
✓ Disclose all material facts
✓ Control investment expenses
The foundation of our client relationships is trust. We are committed to ensuring that your needs will be understood and respected while providing the highest level of service and risk-appropriate investment performance.
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