Since its inception in 1983, H.D. Vest Investment ServicesSM supports an independent network of tax and non-tax professionals who provide comprehensive financial service solutions, including securities, insurance, money management services and banking solutions. Approximately 4,600 independent contractors manage over $30 billion in assets for some 1.8 million individuals, families and small businesses in all 50 states. President Roger Ochs continues to pursue the H.D. Vest ideal of providing innovative solutions and the latest tools and technology to help H.D. Vest Advisors meet the needs of their clients now and into the future.