Our story

Our Story

Dick, Jan, Ryan Dustin

Eckhardt Financial Group started when spouses Dick and Jan Eckhardt joined Aid Association for Lutherans (AAL) in 1987, serving the local Altamont area. A decade later, their son, Ryan, joined the family business, adding his expertise in wealth management and tax-efficient strategies.

In 2003, Dustin joined the practice, expanding the team’s reach to the Metro East area and helping to grow Thrivent's managed account program.

Over the years, Eckhardt Financial Group has continued to bring on and develop talented professionals each with diverse experience, education and specialties. Eckhardt Financial Group has been helping clients achieve their goals and dreams for 50+ combined years.