Thank you for visiting the internet home of Lakeland Investor Services, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisor providing wealth advisory, financial planning and investment management services to client families and businesses throughout western Pennsylvania and regionally. Established in 2002 and registered as an investment advisor in 2013, Lakeland Investor Services, Inc. provides boutique, client friendly financial services to families and businesses with care and integrity.
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What is Lakeland's Mission?
To be a helpful and exceptional financial consultant towards the wealth initiatives of Lakeland's clientele -- individuals, families and small businesses -- through providing exceptional wealth advisory insight, individually customized financial plans, and visionary portfolio management services to the firm's clients.
On Bear Markets...
The "lost decade" that opened the present American century will be remembered throughout history by two defining market crashes that shocked the global markets. For investor portfolios, the sudden and severe market declines that occurred in 2000-'02 and again in 2008 had a devastating effect upon retirement portfolio values, cash flows, personal net worth and investor confidence. The devastation of portfolio values could be measured in the "tens" of thousands and even "hundreds" of thousands of dollars for many investors...