Donald Pfarr joined Private Advisor Group in 2008 as a means to provide investment strategies for his clients through the independent advisor market that are unavailable through large wirehouses. In his role as an independent financial advisor, Don has no obligation to recommend proprietary products or meet quotas, which means that he is able to offer his clients professional strategies that best serve their unique investment needs and planning goals, whether it’s for education or retirement planning. His dedication to thorough analysis, honest advice, and frequent and flexible communication helps Don build long-term relationships based on a strong level of mutual trust.
Don holds a bachelor of science in business from Montclair State University. Prior to joining the financial services industry, he completed a successful career in the telecommunications sector, where he managed multimillion-dollar programs and client relationships at AT&T. Before joining Private Advisor Group, Don served as a financial advisor with Smith Barney (now Morgan Stanley/Smith Barney). Don is a registered representative of LPL Financial and holds the Series 7 and Series 66 securities registrations through LPL Financial. In addition, he is licensed to provide his clients with a broad range of life, disability, long-term-care, and variable insurance products.
Don resides in Union, New Jersey. He and his wife Donna have been married for 31 years and are the proud parents of two married daughters. Don is an active member of his community through his parish and as a member of the Knights of Columbus. Outside of the office, he can be found walking the golf course, getting in some running, or taking on another DIY project around the house. He also enjoys going into the city to dine, take in the sights, or catch a show on Broadway.