Eina Karstens Associate 

In 2016, Eina Karstens joined Karstens Financial after receiving her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Angelo State University. She is excited to join a team that has passion and drive for selling insurance. In addition, Eina hopes to make this her life long career

Cassie Brodsky-Karstens Associate 

A Graduate from the University of Florida, Cassie is an accomplished, versatile Sales Professional.  She has a diverse career history of achievement driving revenue growth by guiding effective sales leadership, providing world-class service, and achieving customer satisfaction/retention.  

Professional Experience

Karstens Financial was established by Dennis J. Karstens, better known as Jake. He commenced his professional career in 1998 as an intern and in 2002 as Regional Sales Representative for Deutsche Bank.  At Deutsche bank he grew professionally obtaining licenses and learning about products including mutual funds, managed accounts, annuities, and retirement plans.

In 2006, Jake Karstens joined the team at Managers Investment Group, where he initially functioned as a Regional Sales Representative. Dennis Karstens’ performance led to several promotions including Senior Regional Sale Rep and then Regional Director covering the central region of the country.


Starting in late 2008, Jake channeled his experience into a position as an independent insurance broker and financial advisor. He has grown his practice year by year primarily through referrals from existing clients. He helps each client with their individual insurance and financial situation. He has truly found his calling in helping people with their financial goals.


Jake Karstens joined Interactive Financial Advisors to offer financial planning and money management to his clients. Jake offers financial planning as a complimentary service to his clients. He wants to help clients understand their insurance policies, financial plans, and most importantly, their options.


Meeting with Jake simply means sitting down and reviewing your current situation – family, business, finances, property, and long-term plans. He will then use this information to identify a process to achieve your financial goals.


Personal Life & Experience

Jake lives in the Chicago suburb of Clarendon Hills.  Jake Karstens attended Rollins College in Florida, graduating with a degree in Economics in 2002. He continued his education with coursework in financial planning at DePaul which he completed in 2004.  He holds currently holds 6 insurance and financial licenses, including his Series 65. Time is important in financial planning. Don’t find out the hard way about protection you wish you had or money you wish you would have put away. “He who hesitates is lost.” Give Jake a call today!  773-657-8400



Advisory services offered through Interactive Financial Advisors, 625 N. Michigan Ave.  Suite 1710
Chicago, IL 60611 -Member FINRA/SPIC.  Interactive Financial Advisors, and Karstens Financial LLC are independently owned and operated,

 





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