The CNBC FA 100 ranking, which takes into consideration a variety of factors beyond assets under management, recognizes those advisory firms that help clients navigate through their financial life.
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2. Salem Investment Counselors

Salem Investment Counselors, based in Winston-Salem, NC, is ranked No. 2 on the 2021 CNBC Financial Advisor 100 list. The firm topped last year's FA 100 list.

Total AUM: $2.6B

Years in Business: 42

Accounts Under Management: 2,239

Previous appearances on FA 100 List: 2 (No. 1 in 2020)


David Rea, President

Dale Brown, Chairman


480 Shepherd Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27103

(336) 768-7230