Our mission is to provide the individuals and families we serve with tested financial strategies, solutions, and planning that can provide financial clarity and security.

Krista McBeath, ChFC®

President • Investment Advisor Representative

Krista McBeath is the founder and President of McBeath Financial Group.  Krista believes that communication and interaction with her clients on a regular basis is key to understanding their financial planning needs and assisting them in realizing their dreams and aspirations. The firm covers all areas of financial management, from investment and retirement planning to risk management, strategic income planning and estate conservation.  Krista believes that at the nucleus of a successful retirement plan must be a comprehensive and cohesive financial strategy. This strategy must be tailor-made to fit each individual’s unique needs, thus enabling it to meet both short and long-term objectives. Furthermore, an assortment of cutting edge software programs are utilized in calculating and testing various scenarios in protecting against risks. Each client is given watchful attention, monitoring their progress and making adjustments as necessary for changing economic climate.

Krista is a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, The National Ethics Association, National Association of Fixed Annuities, National Association of Tax Preparers, as well as a Court of the Table member for the Million Dollar Round Table. Krista also is proud to have earned the designation of Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®) in 2015.  Mrs. McBeath resides in Bloomington with her husband Robert and daughter Jillian.

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Carol Ambler, Executive Assistant

Carol joined our office in early 2017 and quickly transitioned into many roles.  As the Executive Assistant, Carol is versatile and indispensable to the operations of McBeath Financial Group.  Carol oversees numerous areas of the office, including her specialty in planning client events and educational workshops.  In addition, her role in assisting clients with a smile is a gift for all!

Carol continues to grow and take on additional responsibilities critical to the growth of the company.   With Krista's coaching, she is gaining proficiency of the technology involved with our financial planning systems.  This has allowed Carol to grow into an important role in the administration of the financial planning process.

Carol’s formal education is a Master of Science and Bachelor of Science in Business Education from Eastern Illinois University.  Her background is administration and human resources from the manufacturing industry and the educational arena.   She resides in Bloomington with her husband Ben and daughter Brittany.

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Candace Corkery, Financial Services Assistant

We are excited to have added Candace Corkery to our team.  Candace joined our team in December 2018 to assist with our growing financial services processes.   In addition to assisting with client service needs and scheduling, she is growing into a role working in the paperwork processing for our investment and insurance practice.

Her five years previous experience in the insurance industry has been an asset in speeding up her growth curve.  As an Illinois licensed insurance agent, she has a strong understanding of insurance practices.

Candace resides in Lexington with her husband and daughter.

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Robert McBeath

Vice-President • Investment Advisor Representative

As Krista's husband, Robert has had a strong influence on the inception and growth of the company.  With over 2 decades of experience as an entrepreneur and business owner, his background in small business operations and leadership contribute to the success.  As the McBeath Financial Group has grown, so has his role behind the scenes in collaborating on goal-driven growth strategies and system development.  His responsibilities include strategic marketing systems, accounting functions and more.

Robert is a licensed insurance agent for the state of Illinois as well as an Investment Advisor Representative.

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