How We Are Different


What is so unique about Equita and the firms in the Equita Financial Network?


We are a consortium of like-minded firms with common values. To that end, each Member firm in the Equita Network must meet the following stringent criteria:

  •  Act as Fiduciaries,  first and foremost
  •  Are either an independent Registered Investment Advisor, or an Investment Advisor Representative
  •  Have an independently owned and operated business
  •  Are CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ™ professionals in good standing or in the process of obtaining the designation
  •  Provide Fee-only financial planning and wealth management
  •  Have records free from disciplinary actions and disclosures
  •  Invest for clients in ETF and mutual fund investments, and investment grade bonds

Equita provides a blue-chip platform that helps member firms run better so that they can provide clients better solutions. It is not only the platform that makes us different, but the resources we provide Member Firms, and the collaboration of independent, outstanding women-led firms who share best practices and the abundance mentality in business.

The Equita Member Platform

  • Membership to a Registered Investment Advisory Platform (RIA) while maintaining an autonomous business and brand
  • Dedicated Portfolio Management solutions provided by our Chief Investment Strategist and partnership with Dimensional Fund Advisors
  • Established custodial relationship with TD Ameritrade Institutional and Schwab Institutional
  • Centralized firm technology hub with performance reporting and CRM
  • Ongoing compliance support
  • Leading financial planning software
  • Insurance coverage inclusive of E&O, cyber liability and wire fraud coverage
  • 24/7 Tech support
  • Access to best practices to streamline firm processes and operations
  • Practice management tools to promote firm growth and technology adoption
  • Inclusion to a collaborative group of like-minded business owners
  • Monthly Mastermind group virtual meetings
  • Monthly Portfolio Management virtual meetings
  • An Annual scholarship for the CFP(r) designation for the Principal of one new Member Firm on the platform

The Equita Member Firms

Truman Wealth Advisors
Method Financial Planning

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