Press Release – May 19, 2014

DAVID SCHAPER, CRPC®, AWMA®
ATTENDS LPL FINANCIAL MASTERS 2014 CONFERENCE

ANAHEIM, Ca – May 19, 2014 – David Schaper from Benchmark Wealth Management recently attended the LPL Financial MASTERS 2014 conference, an event for the top advisors at LPL Financial LLC,  the nation’s largest independent broker-dealer, an RIA custodian and a wholly owned subsidiary of LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LPLA).

4 MASTERS 2014 was held this year in Honolulu, Hawaii – providing an outstanding educational forum for qualifying advisors, while rewarding their accomplishments over the past year. This important annual advisor event also included presentations and breakout sessions moderated by LPL leaders and strategic partners, and provided a unique opportunity to network and share ideas with like-minded peers.

“It’s an honor to be recognized as a top advisor at LPL Financial, which I attribute to my ability to provide unbiased guidance to clients and represent their best interests.  Attending events like MASTERS 2014 helps me continue to develop the breadth and depth of my services to address my clients’ ever-increasing needs.”

About Benchmark Wealth Management
Headquartered in Anaheim, Ca, Benchmark was founded by a group of advisors with decades of experience in the financial services industry at various firms.  Over the years we saw the industry shift its focus from the needs of clients to the profitability of the firm.  This shift has largely changed the role of today’s financial advisor from consultant to salesperson.  Through prudent and disciplined processes and the consistent focus on delivering exceptional service to our clients, Benchmark has grown to a network of 14 financial advisors in 10 branch offices throughout Southern California.  Through our affiliation with LPL Financial, our advisors have the true independence to provide unbiased advice to provide guidance to our clients in pursuit of their goals.  For more information, please visit www.BenchmarkWealthManagement.com

About LPL Financial

LPL Financial, a wholly owned subsidiary of LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LPLA), is  the nation’s largest independent broker/dealer (based on total revenues, Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2013), an RIA custodian and an independent consultant to retirement plans. LPL offers proprietary technology, comprehensive clearing and compliance services, practice management programs and training, and independent research to more than 13,700 financial advisors and approximately 700 financial institutions. In addition, LPL  supports approximately 4,500 financial advisors licensed with insurance companies by providing customized clearing, advisory platforms and technology solutions. LPL and its affiliates have more than 3,000 employees-with primary offices in Boston, Charlotte and San Diego. For more information, please visit www.lpl.com.

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