Edward Jones Investments
Edward Jones was founded in 1922 by Edward
D. Jones Sr. Edward Jones is a brokerage and investment advisory headquartered
in St. Louis,
Edward Jones financial advisors sell
commission-based and fee-based financial products. Offices are usually staffed
by two associates: one Financial Advisor and one Branch Office Administrator.
The one-broker-per-office model allows clients to choose their broker directly
and deal with just that broker. This model also allows the firm to open offices
in areas and towns where a large office staffed by many brokers would be
unprofitable. This model is also the reason that Edward Jones currently has the
largest number of branch offices among brokerage firms in the
Patrick C. Cruser,
Financial Advisor, heads up the Edward Jones office located on
“I entered the financial-services industry because I like helping people achieve their long-term financial goals, Patrick said. “Building relationships with my clients and in my community is key.”
Edward Jones, ranked No. 2 on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” in 2010.
The El-Wyhee Hi-Lites newspaper will have some helpful investment articles for the readers in the Financial News section provided by Patrick Cruser and on this website in “Your Money”. http://www.elmorecountypress.com/yourmoney.htm.