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Joshua D. Hartman

Joshua D. Hartman

Financial Planner

Joshua Hartman is a Financial Planner with Michigan Financial Companies-Retirement Group. As a Financial Planner, Josh is dedicated to help clients address the diverse needs of each client as they financially prepare for their future. He provides recommendations for asset allocation, funding for education, retirement, as well as life and long-term care insurance. He works closely with business owners, executive teams and their advisors to help realize their financial goals and implement strategies to meet their distinctive needs.

Before entering a career in financial services, Josh spent 15 years working in nonprofit and human service organizations. Given his extensive experience in the field, he is better able to understand the unique needs and challenges of nonprofit and human service organizations and leaders, private practice therapists, social workers and healthcare workers. By pursuing a career as a Financial Planner he is able to marry this experience with his interest and passion in finance to provide exceptional planning and guidance to individuals and organizations engaged in improving the lives of individuals, families, and our communities.



ØUniversity of Michigan

Ø 2001 Bachelor of Arts - Sociology

Ø 2005 Master of Social Work


Professional Registrations

ØSeries 7

ØSeries 66

ØVariable Annuities

 ØLife Accident and Health Insurance


Memberships & Affiliations

ØUniversity of Michigan Alumni Association


Personal Data

Josh currently resides in Livonia, Michigan with his wife, Shirley, their dogs, Maizey and Trey and their cat, Blue. He supports the major Detroit sports teams with a special love of the Michigan Wolverines. He also enjoys reading, hiking and travel and is currently learning to speak Korean.