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Christopher Edwards Financial Associates, LLP
Christopher Kenneally, CLU, ChFC, AEP
345 Kinderkamack Road, Suite B
Westwood, NJ 07675
Office: (201)383-0630
Fax:     (201)383-0633

 

Business Philosophy

Chris Kenneally's main concern is his commitment to his clients.  As a result of his pursuit toward outstanding service, Chris has a special relationship with the people he works with.  This approach towards his business has enabled Chris to become a well-known financial advisor throughout the New York/New Jersey metropolitan area. Chris has counseled thousands of families on how to plan for retirement, retire comfortably, preserve wealth, and leave a meaningful legacy through the use of creative estate and investment strategies. 
 
Background
 
Chris has worked in the financial services industry for the past 20 years and his practice has evolved to allow him to now specialize in family generational wealth planning.  This is the process of growing, preserving, protecting, and distributing assets in accordance with the goals and objectives of families throughout the generations.  Chris graduated from the College of New Jersey where he completed his undergraduate and graduate work.
 

Professional Qualifications and Registrations

Client feedback has shown Chris to be recognized as an advisor who understands his clients' financial goals;  instills confidence; clients are comfortable with their level of risk and range of services provided and performance;  considered to be trustworthy, and they would recommend him to others. Chris is a Registered Representative of LPL Financial with a serious commitment to his clients.  He is a Chartered Life Underwriter, a Charted Financial Consultant, a Accredited Estate Planner an a Accredited Investment Fiduciary.  He is a member of the New Jersey Estate Planning Council. He is registered with FINRA in New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, Texas, Colorado, and Nevada.  Chris was nominated by INVEST Financial Corporation to be considered as one of the Top 100 Financial Advisors in the country.
 

Personal Life

Chris resides in Old Tappan, New Jersey, with his wife of 28 years, Nancy, and their three children, Christopher, Caitlin, and Grace.  He is active in kids' sports, is a high school wrestling official and a member of the New Jersey Wrestling Officials Association.
 
Strategic Partners
 
Chris is also strategically partnered with thirteen other offices in six states. This partnership has over 80 years of financial experience. Together, with LPL Financial, clients are exposed to a broad range of non-proprietary financial products and are provided with a personalized strategy for the planning, accumulation and preservation of their individual wealth.

Christopher Edwards Financial Associates
Edward Naphor, CLU
 

 

 

 

Ed passed away in May of 2020.  He was one of the founding members of Christopher Edwards and leaves behind a legacy of unparalleled commitment to his family, friends, and his clients.  Ed's wife Eva and son Ed carry on his tradition of outstanding service to their clients.  Ed will forever be remembered for his caring personality and wonderful sense of humor.  He was a well-respected and dedicated financial advisor for over 20 years and whose business flourished and prospered mainly through referrals from his existing clients.