Breaking Away

Are you where you want to be in your career? Maybe you’ve thought about going independent and owning your own firm. Consider the pros and cons—and what you need to do to make your dream a reality.

Doing Your Due Diligence

As the saying goes, “You don’t know what you don’t know.” If you’re considering going independent, what do you need to do to get there? Think about what kind of advisor you want to be and what support you’ll want—and need.

The materials below will guide you through making an informed decision about your career path.

Choosing a Partner Firm

When breaking away from your wirehouse, the right partner can make all the difference. Here's what to ask when interviewing firms.

Opening Your Doors

Do you know what to do to be ready for your clients? Read more about the steps to take before you open for business.

Growing Your Business

What does success mean to you? Learn more about what to consider as you grow your practice.

Connect with Us

Tell us a little about yourself. We'll begin a conversation about your business and how Commonwealth can help move your practice forward.