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RIAConnect Talent Advantage™

Make connections that can help jump-start your career with our free online service.

Do you want to help people reach their financial goals?

Do you want to help people reach their financial goals? Do themes of service, career and income advancement, and flexibility sound exciting? Then you may be interested in the Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) industry.

What is RIAConnect Talent Advantage?

RIAConnect Talent Advantage is a professional networking platform that helps connect you with RIA firms and job opportunities that align with your career goals. Easily access the platform from your phone, tablet, or desktop.

Why join RIAConnect Talent Advantage?

  • Career network

    Tap into a diverse community of firms that custody assets with Schwab Advisor ServicesTM or TD Ameritrade Institutional.

  • Professional development

    Form relationships with firms whose values, culture, and goals align with your own.

  • No-cost connections

    Anyone seeking new career opportunities in the RIA industry can use the platform free of charge.

How does it work?

Using the platform is easy. Once you've created an account, you can share your experience and career goals.

Then you can search for the firms that are right for you.

  1. Create your account.
  2. Build and publish your profile.
  3. Review and identify firms you are interested in.
  4. Connect and communicate freely.
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Make connections. Accelerate your career.

Make connections. Accelerate your career.

Whether you're just entering the job market, changing careers, or returning to the workforce, professional connections are key.


Access to the RIAConnect® program is provided by Schwab Advisor Services as a service to financial advisors using the brokerage, execution, and custody services of Schwab Advisor Services and TD Ameritrade Institutional.

Schwab and TD Ameritrade do not guarantee nor are they responsible for the completeness or accuracy of the data provided or for the quality of any product or service. Schwab and TD Ameritrade make no warranty or representation with respect to the service as to suitability or fitness for a particular purpose. In no instance should the listing of a third party be construed as a recommendation or endorsement by Schwab or TD Ameritrade.

Schwab does not independently verify or validate the self-reported information. Participant firms represent various sizes and business models.

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. ("Schwab") is a separate but affiliated company and subsidiary of The Charles Schwab Corporation ("Charles Schwab").

TD Ameritrade Institutional, Division of TD Ameritrade, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC, a subsidiary of The Charles Schwab Corporation.

TD Ameritrade is a trademark jointly owned by TD Ameritrade IP Company, Inc. and The Toronto-Dominion Bank.