Providing comprehensive financial guidance to our clients, Janet RiserJessica Hartman, and Renee Devlin make up The Riser Hartman Group of Janney Montgomery Scott LLC. We help people plan for today, tomorrow, and the next generation.

Today's markets are fast-paced and ever-changing, and our website is designed to be your primary source for the financial information that you may need to navigate our dynamic world of investing.

As you browse through our site, you'll gain a better understanding of the financial concepts behind insurance, investing, retirement, estate planning, and wealth preservation.

Whether you are an individual investor, a family, or a business, the Riser Hartman Group works with you to understand your future objectives and aspirations. We're here to help build the right plan for you, and make your financial goals a reality. We hope what you read on our site will inspire you to improve your own portfolio and financial future.

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In the Community...

The Riser Hartman Group, along with Janney's Philadelphia branch office, worked to organize and donate dinner baskets to Northern Children's Services. This non-profit organization in Philadelphia provides over 300 baskets to local families so they can have a warm Thanksgiving dinner every year.

Wishing you and your loved ones a happy and healthy 2013 holiday season.

- Janet, Jess and Renee 
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