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About Barnum Financial Group

We help over a quarter million clients, nationwide create wealth and make smart money decisions through our financial planning and consulting services. At Barnum Financial Group, we provide a full range of investment and risk management products and services to individuals and their families, as well as small businesses, corporations, government entities, and not-for-profit organizations and their employees in all fifty states.

Founded in 1950 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, Barnum Financial Group was named in honor of American showman and business leader P.T. Barnum, Bridgeport’s most famous citizen. With offices in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, and Rhode Island, Barnum has a team of resources to help create customized solutions to fit your goals and circumstances.



  • Voted one of the Top Workplaces in Connecticut in 2012 and 2013 by the Hearst Media Group
  • Voted one of the Best Places to Work in Rhode Island in 2012, 2013, 2015, and 2016 by the Providence Business News in conjunction with Best Companies Group.
  • Voted the Best Place to Work in Connecticut in 2007, 2010 and 2015 by the Hartford Business Journal in conjunction with Best Companies Group.
  • Three time “Management Triskelion” Award Winner (2004, 2007, & 2010) while at MetLife.
  • Four time industry “Firm of the Year” Award Winner (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008) while at MetLife.
  • Eight time MetLife “Firm of the Year” Award Winner ( 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2012, 2013, & 2015) while at MetLife.
  • Five time Financial Planning Firm of the year winner (2002, 2004, 2006, & 2008) while at MetLife.


  • Featured on the WTNH, CT Style, News 12 Westchester television networks
  • Radio programs on WICC 600 AM Bridgeport, New Haven's news and talk 960WELI AM


  • Over 30 locations in CT, NV, NY, NJ, NH and RI
  • Over 250,000 clients
  • 135 sales support staff