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First Financial Group - Bethesda, MD

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Nicholas Hood

Investment Advisory Representative
Executive Plaza III
11350 McCormick Road
Suite 202
Hunt Valley, MD  21031
(443) 465-6647
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As a Financial Advisor, Nick works with individuals, families, and closely-held businesses to implement balanced and comprehensive financial strategies in order to protect and maximize their wealth building potential. He believes everyone has different needs and is in a different stage of life. Having a financial guide can have lasting effects on their success.

Nick entered the Financial Services Industry in 2013, and has both Series 7 and Series 66 Licenses.

Nick grew up in Northern Baltimore County, MD and completed his Bachelors Degree in Business Administration and Entrepreneurship at Towson University in 2011. While studying, he worked as a Freelance Technical Theater Specialist, focusing on live sound for theatrical performances. After graduation, Nick began searching for a career that would provide him with the opportunity to impact peoples lives in a very positive and essential manner. Ultimately, he chose financial services as the best way to achieve that goal.

Areas of Focus:

  • Wealth Protection & Wealth Distribution
  • Business Planning
  • Wealth Management
  • Wealth Accumulation
  • Succession Planning
  • Retirement Planning
  • Personal Financial Planning
  • Goal Planning
  • Cash Flow Planning
  • Employee Seminars
  • Risk Management
  • Investments
  • Estate Planning
  • Disability Income Insurance
  • Tax Mitigation Strategies
  • Beneficiary Review

Business Strategies

Connecting the dots to protect and grow both your business and personal balance sheets.

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Personal Strategies

Life is unpredictable. You need a strategy that builds and protects, no matter what happens.

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Nicholas Hood at First Financial Group Facebook Page

Nick uses his Facebook page to post approved articles that educate his clients, and help them implement balanced financial planning techniques in order to maximize and protect their wealth building potential.

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Protecting What Matters 

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Nick believes a good foundation to financial planning begins with client education.  He focuses on teaching clients the fundamentals of cash flow design, retirement savings, tax diversification, asset protection, and many other topics.  He takes an educational approach so clients can be better informed about their current situation and implement better financial habits.

Registered Representative and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities LLC (PAS). OSJ: 7101 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1200, Bethesda, MD 20814. 301.907.9030. Securities products and advisory services offered through PAS, member FINRA, SIPC. Financial Representative of The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America® (Guardian), New York, NY. PAS is an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Guardian. First Financial Group is not an affiliate or subsidiary of PAS or Guardian.