Broker Check
Larry Saffer

After holding a position in computer industry sales he entered the financial services industry as a Futures and Options broker in 1986: 

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from Northern Illinois University (1985)
  • Minor in Business Administration
  • Minor in Computer Science
  • Investment Company and Variable Contracts Products Representative (Series 6)
  • General Securities Representative (Series 7)
  • Commodity Futures and Options Trading (Series 3)
  • Direct Participation Program Representative (Series 22)
  • Uniform Securities Agent (Series 63)
  • Registered Representative of Park Avenue Securities, LLC
  • Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities LLC, a registered investment advisor
  • Life, Disability and Health Insurance Specialist. (215 License)

Larry is an active member in the community and serves on various committees and is actively involved in several organizations listed below:

    • Awarded Associate of The Year for 2003, 2000 & 1996 from the National Planning Corporation (over 60 years of financial planning in S. Florida) in Recognition of Outstanding Achievement and Professional Growth
    • Awarded Investment Producer of The Year 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021
    • Awarded Disability Associate of The Year for 2004 & 2005 from the National Planning Corporation
    • Life and Qualifying Member of The Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) 1996-2021
    • Member Court of The Table (MDRT) 2007, 2008, 2020, 2021
    • Member of Society of Financial Service Professionals
    • Awarded The National Quality Award 1995 - 2004
    • Awarded The National Sales Achievement Award 1995 - 1997
    • Published in Million Dollar Roundtable national magazine, Life Insurance Selling Magazines for specialization in disability income protection
    • Current Member National Association of Divorce Professionals -The first of its kind, is an association unifying highly vetted professionals who serve clients going through ALL stages of divorce. I am committed to making a positive impact on the divorce process through strategic alliances, divorce-centered education and comprehensive professional development.
    • Current Board of Directors Member - The Tower Forum est.1976
    • Current Executive Committee Member - The Tower Forum est. 1976
    • Current member The Tower Club
    • Current Member of Sawgrass Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (SAIFA)
    • Current President/Founder - Broward Business Networking Group (A professional organization founded in 2003 dedicated to exchanging business contacts and developing business growth)
    • Past Broward County Chamber of Commerce Advisory Board Member
    • Past Head Chair of Broward County Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Committee
    • Past Member of The Greater Plantation Chamber of Commerce
    • Past Member of Business Network International
    • Past-President for the Plantation Chapter of LeTip International, Inc. (A professional organization founded in 1978 dedicated to exchanging business contacts)
    • Past Member of the Board of Directors for the Sawgrass Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (SAIFA)
    • Past Director of Community and Public Relations for SAIFA.

Community Involvement

      • The Tower Forum est. 1976 - The Forum remains the leading venue in Broward County for reasoned debate and public dialogue – on the most important issues we face in South Florida – for the purpose of stimulating positive change in our community
      • Past Fundraiser and committee chairperson for The Tourette Syndrome Foundation*
      • Past Fundraiser for Wounded Warrior Project - To Help Honor and Empower Wounded War Veterans and Enlisted Soldiers*
      • Past High School Ice Hockey Head Coach at Saveology Iceplex (2007 - 2017) for 14-18 year olds
      • Past Indian Ridge Middle School Ice Hockey Coach
      • Past Fundraising Chairman 1999-2003 Jewish Federation of Broward County 
      • Awarded Most Valuable Player for the Jewish Federation of Broward County  
      • Past Treasurer, Budget Committee, Investment Committee & Board of Education Member - Temple Kol AMI
      • Past Head Hockey Coach for 11- 14 year olds for the Plantation & Weston Athletic League 1995, 1996 & 1997
      • Past Head Hockey, Soccer, Football, Basketball and Baseball Coach for 6-8 year olds for the Plantation Athletic League 2003 - 2007 


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Registered Representative & Investment Advisor of Park Avenue Securities, Financial Representative of Guardian.