Principal Securities, Inc

Investment Advisor
in Pittsburgh, PA
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Donald Ging is a certified financial planner in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Currently a registered financial advisor at Principal Securities, Inc, they have gathered 14 years of experience in the financial advisory industry. Ging holds a Series 63 license, designating the advisor as a securities agent. Ging is registered to work with clients based out of Pennsylvania. Ging has gained experience at Principal Life Insurance Co, Princor Financial Services Corp, Davevic Financial & Pension Services Inc, Strategic Pension & Financial Partners and Principal Life Insurance. Principal Securities, Inc is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and operates out of 354 additional brick-and-mortar locations in the United States. In total, Principal Securities, Inc oversees $6 billion in assets throughout 28,235 accounts and employs more than 1,687 people. The amount of assets the firm manages places it among the biggest financial advisory firms in the United States. The firm manages 12,357 accounts on a discretionary basis, meaning the advisor makes all of the buying and selling decisions on the client's behalf. Currently 2% of the advisor firm's clients are high-net-worth individuals, meaning they have greater than $1 million in capital. Principal Securities, Inc offers financial planning services, portfolio management for individuals and small businesses, selection of other advisers and educational seminars. The firm's fees may include asset-based, hourly, fixed and other fees.

Certifications and Registrations

Series 63, Certified Financial Planner

Years of Experience

14 years

Services Offered

Financial planning services, Portfolio management for individuals and/or small businesses, Selection of other advisers, Educational seminars/workshops

Fee Structure

Percentage of Assets, Hourly Charges, Fixed Fees, Others



Office Location

5700 Corporate Dr Ste 530
Pittsburgh, PA 15237

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Principal Securities, Inc Brokerage Details

Total Assets Under Management


PA Average: $9,259,360,772
Total Number of Employees


PA Average: 166
Total Number of Accounts


PA Average: 7,189
Average Account Size


PA Average: $1,287,990

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Investment Advisory Services

  • Financial planning services
  • Portfolio management for individuals and/or small businesses
  • Selection of other advisers
  • Educational seminars/workshops

Donald Ging Work History

Donald has 14 years of experience.

2014 - Present (5 years)

Principal Life Insurance

2004 - Present (15 years)

Princor Financial Services Corp

2012 - 2017 (5 years)

Strategic Pension & Financial Partners

2010 - 2012 (2 years)

Davevic Financial & Pension Services Inc

2004 - 2009 (5 years)

Principal Life Insurance Co


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