First Command treated us like family and helped us focus on our short-term and long-term goals.

In the mid-1980s, we were a young couple with two young children and thinking about our future, which was overwhelming with the many investing options available at that time. After we did some research and had conversations with our military friends, we found First Command.

Having the backing of First Command and a personal Advisor was a relief. They treated us like family and helped us focus on our short-term and long-term goals. They set up our retirement accounts along with college investment funds for the boys

Throughout our military and civilian careers, our First Command Advisors were there for us at various locations in Germany and the U.S. They coordinated yearly meetings to ensure we were on track and helped us make adjustments as our goals evolved. They were always accessible to answer any questions we had, guide us and provide viable options for life planning. The support of our First Command Advisors allowed us to pursue our financial goals.

Kristy McCormick has been one of our longest-term Financial Advisors and it has been a pleasure to work with her. She has made many valuable recommendations and always explains the various options available to us in order to ensure that we are able to make informed decisions. Recently, she has helped us with the transition to retirement and our plans for travel. We are extremely grateful for her dedication to keeping us on track with our financial plan.

– Richard Nelson


Kristy McCormick

Financial Advisor

This material contains a testimonial from a client of First Command Financial Services, Inc. and/or its affiliated entities (together “First Command”). The testimonial was provided by the client on a strictly voluntary basis. First Command has not paid any direct or indirect compensation to the client for the testimonial and is unaware of any other material conflicts of interest. The testimonial may not be representative of the experience of other First Command clients and is no guarantee of future performance or success.

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