BFC News


Bedel Financial Listed as one of the Top RIAs by Financial Times

Posted By: Bedel Financial

In June 2018, Bedel Financial Consulting, Inc. was honored to be included in the fifth edition of Financial Times' FT 300, a list of the nation's Top Registered Investment Advisors. More than 760 applicants were considered based on six criteria: amount of assets managed, growth rate of assets, years in business, compliance record, industry certifications and online accessibility. {more}


Bedel Financial Named 2018 Best Places to Work in Indiana

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Bedel Financial Consulting was recently named one of the 2018 Best Places to Work in Indiana, by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. Bedel Financial was one of the winners in the Small Business category, specifically for companies with 15-74 employees. {more}


We Have Moved!

Posted By: Bedel Financial

BFC has moved…but just around the corner! We can now be found in our new office space just a block away from the old office. We look forward to seeing you in our new digs! {more}


BFC Recognized as one of the “Top 10 Financial Advisors in Indianapolis" for the 3rd Year

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Bedel Financial Consulting, Inc. was recently recognized as one of the “Top 10 Financial Advisors in Indianapolis, Indiana” for 2018 by Advisory HQ, an online news media that provides independent reviews and rankings of financial firms in the U.S., U.K., and Canada. This is the 3rd year in a row Bedel Financial has been recognized by Advisory HQ for this honor! {more}


Elaine Bedel appointed as President of the IEDC

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Elaine Bedel, owner of Bedel Financial Consulting, Inc., has been named president of the Indiana Economic Development Corporation {more}


Evan Bedel, CFP®, partners with Heroes Foundation for #GivingTuesday

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Evan Bedel’s article “A Millennial Approach to Giving” was recently featured in the #GivingTuesday edition of Heroes Foundation’s newsletter. Many parents might not think about incorporating the concept of philanthropy into their young children’s lives. {more}


Cassi Vanderpool Graduates from Butler's AWL Program

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Cassi Vanderpool recently graduated from Butler University’s Advancing Women in Leadership (AWL) program. The AWL program is a six-month course intended to support and challenge women to proactively grow and develop themselves to be more influential and purposeful leaders. AWL is designed for women who are ready to commit themselves in a challenging {more}


Bedel Financial Welcomed Pamela Everhart to our 2016 Ladies Luncheon

Posted By: Bedel Financial

The 2016 Presidential election has become one of the most interesting in recent history. Where do the candidates stand on important policies critical to you? On April 20th, our Ladies Luncheon focused on the upcoming Presidential election and its effect on those policies most critical to women. Pamela Everhart is the Senior Vice President and head of Regulatory Affairs for the Public Affairs and Policy Group at Fidelity Investments. {more}


Meredith Carbrey, CFP® featured on

Posted By: Bedel Financial’s special article “1 in 6 Newlyweds Admit to This Financial Secret” featuring Meredith Carbrey, CFP® Many newlyweds are not entirely forthcoming about their financial situation with their partner, and many others just don’t seem to make the time to discuss their finances and goals. {more}


Bedel Recognized as one of the Top Women-Owned RIAs in the Country

Posted By: Bedel Financial

In 2016, Bedel Financial Consulting, Inc. was recognized as one of the Top 25 Women-Owned RIAs nationwide by It is important to note that, according to data from the CFP Board’s Women’s Initiative, women make up only 23% of all registered investments advisors (RIAs), putting Elaine E. Bedel, in an elite group {more}


Elaine Bedel Recognized Among the Top in Her Industry by the Expert Network©

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Elaine Bedel has joined The Expert Network, an invitation only service for distinguished professionals. Bedel was chosen as a Distinguished Wealth Manager™ and a Distinguished Executive™ based on peer reviews and ratings, numerous recognitions, and accomplishments achieved throughout her career. The Expert Network {more}


Elaine Bedel Honored with the 2015 May Wright Sewall Award

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Earlier this month the Indianapolis Propylaeum Historic Foundation presented the 2015 May Wright Sewall Leadership Award to Elaine E. Bedel, CFP®, CEO and president of Bedel Financial Consulting, Inc. The award recognizes outstanding women leaders of today who have contributed a significant portion of their lives toward the betterment of the {more}


Evan Bedel Receives 2015 Five Star Wealth Manager Award

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Congratulations to Evan on receiving the Five Star Wealth Manager Award for two consecutive years! {more}


Meredith Carbrey named to Stanley K. Lacy Executive Leadership Series® Class XXXIX

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Meredith Carbrey CFP® has been selected to participate as a member of Class XXXIX of the Stanley K. Lacy Executive Leadership Series® (SKL), a highly competitive program that seeks to expand the ranks of community leaders. Carbrey, a wealth advisor with Bedel Financial Consulting Inc., is one of only 25 young professionals to be accepted into this year’s class. {more}