Edward Jones offers a wide variety of financial services, including retirement planning, insurance, advisory services, and lending and borrowing solutions, according to the company website. The firm has been recognized by prestigious financial organizations such as J.D. Power and Associates and Fortune.
Edward Jones was founded in 1922 in St. Louis, Missouri, notes the company. As of 2015, the firm has 11,000 offices and services nearly 7 million clients nationwide. Edward Jones puts a strong emphasis on the relationship between clients and financial advisors. The firm's business strategy includes setting long-term goals, developing a personalized strategy to achieve those goals, and maintaining a varied portfolio of investments.