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Diversified Financial Concepts is a comprehensive financial services firm committed to helping you improve your long-term financial success. Our customized programs strive to grow, and conserve your wealth by delivering an unprecedented level of personalized service.

We encourage you to explore our site and learn more about the services we provide. Should you have any questions or would like more information on our firm, please feel free to email us at edward.dublis@lpl.com or call us at (616) 551-5780. We have offices in several locations. We look forward to hearing from you.

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