Privacy Policy

The Financial Advisor Community does not sell email addresses.

The Financial Advisor Community reserves the right to update this Privacy Policy at any time; please check back often for updates.

The Financial Advisor Community does not send spam.

If this policy were to ever change, it would be noted here in the Privacy Policy for all users to view.

About the Financial Advisor Community

The Financial Advisor Community is an online community made up of Financial Advisors from all over the United States. The role of the Community is to provide the Financial Services industry with valuable feedback on a variety of topics. With your help, we can gain insight into the industry and, in turn, improve the products and services offered.  The Financial Advisor Community is sponsored and hosted by Bellomy Research, Inc.

Information Collected/Tracked by the Financial Advisor Community

Information submitted to the Financial Advisor Community

The Financial Advisor Community collects account information submitted by the users, such as name and email address to identify users and send notifications related to the use of the site. The Financial Advisor Community also collects user-submitted profile information, such as gender, age, activities, location, etc.

Information not directly submitted by users to
 the Financial Advisor Community

This is information we collect that is not personally identifiable, such as browser type and IP address. This information is gathered for everyone who uses the site, for the general administration of our website, and to allow us to bring you a better user experience by customizing the site for your specific technical settings.

Sharing of the Information this Site Gathers/Tracks

We do not sell, rent, share, trade, or give away any of your personal information, unless required by law or for the protection of your membership. However, the Financial Advisor Community may share profile information and aggregate usage information in a non-personally identifiable manner. We do not disclose information that can be used to identify you personally.


This site may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that the Financial Advisor Community is not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites, including advertising or ecommerce partners. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personal information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.

Use of Cookies

Cookies are pieces of data stored on the user's computer tied to information about the user. We use session ID cookies and persistent cookies. For the session ID cookie, once users close the browser, the cookie simply terminates. A persistent cookie is a text file stored on the user's hard drive for an extended period of time. Persistent cookies can be removed by following Internet browser help file directions. Cookies are used to manage sessions on our site. Also, users may optionally use a cookie to remember their password in order to automatically log in to our site. We do not and will not use cookies to collect private information from any user who did not intentionally submit to us. It is the user's choice to enable cookies on their browser.

Correcting/Updating or Removing Information

Members of the Financial Advisor Community can modify any of their personal information at any time by logging into their account and accessing features such as Edit Profile. If you need help with your password or cannot access your profile for editing please contact for help.

Changes in Our Privacy Policy

If we change our Privacy Policy, we will post the changes here on our website for our users. If we use personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection, we will notify users via email or by placing a prominent notice on our site. If at any time a user wants more information on the Privacy Policy or how their information is being used they can contact


Your Financial Advisor Community account is password-protected. This website takes every precaution to protect our users' information and treats this very seriously. We use industry standard measures to protect your information that is stored within our database. We limit the access to your information to those employees who need access to perform their job function, such as our customer service personnel or database update maintenance. If you have any questions about the security at our website, please email us at


Users who no longer wish to participate in the Financial Advisor Community can opt-out by sending an email to with the word “Unsubscribe” in the subject line.

Contacting the Website

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of The Financial Advisor Community, your dealings with this website, or if you have any other feedback, please feel free to email us at