Tarick L. Bernat is President and Founder of American Financial Services. In this capacity, he is responsible for the strategic and business development of the firm. Tarick is a native of Youngstown, Ohio, where he currently resides. After graduating from Chaney High School, he served 3 years in the United States Navy. Upon completion of his service, he attended Youngstown State University while working for MetLife and later earning his LUTCF designation from The American College.
In 1990, Tarick worked with several local credit unions to implement financial services and 1996, established American Financial Services – A Wealth Management Company, where he helps clients plan for their future using an extensive variety of customized strategies.
Tarick is recognized as a leader in the industry. He is a mainstay on his broker-dealer’s monthly “Top 50” and a member of the “Million Dollar Round Table – The Premier Association of Financial Professionals”. He is also a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) where he has served as president and board member of the Youngstown/ Warren chapter. American Financial Services offers securities through Berthel Fisher & Company Financial Services, Inc. and advisory services through BFC Planning.