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  • A Canadian Legacy of Helping Money Work for People

    Enjoy the right balance of independence and team support.

    Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network is part of a national financial products and services distribution group that provides comprehensive financial security planning services and products to our clients. Our team is located across Canada in more than 60 financial centres and branches with over 1,300 independent representatives.

    But that's only some of our story.

    We're part of Desjardins Insurance – Desjardins Group's life and health insurance subsidiary. Every day, over five million Canadians count on us to help ensure their financial security. How do we achieve this? By offering innovative life and health insurance and retirement savings solutions!

    There's still more to us!

    Desjardins Group – as mentioned above – is the largest cooperative financial group in Canada, with assets of more than $172 billion. Here are a few interesting facts about Desjardins Group, which may surprise you:Group

    • Named Bank of the Year 2010 – Canada by The Banker magazine published by The Financial Times
    • The Banker’s Top 1,000 World Banks (ranked 91st)
    • Global Finance magazine’s 2011 World’s 50 Safest Banks (ranked 20th)
    • National leader in Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures (founded and presented by Waterstone Human Capital)

    It may have been impossible for Alphonse Desjardins and his wife Dorimène Desjardins to imagine that such a large and diverse organization would grow from their earnest humble beginnings in Levis, Quebec in 1900.

    We continue to grow and with your help, we'll grow even further.

  • Learning & Development

      When You Grow, We All Grow

      As an associate representative in the Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network, you will have access to a variety of innovative development and training programs that will help you successfully run your business.

      You bring your:

      • Ambition
      • Energy
      • People skills
      • and the desire and ability to self-start...

      ...and we'll help you with all the rest.

      Comprehensive Training
      You have access to a five-day training session for associates offering applied hands-on interactive activities. This program, the New Associate Development Program ...

  • Work/Life Balance

      Making Work, Work for You

      Being an independent financial services professional means that you are your own boss! One of the biggest advantages is that you have complete control of your career.

      This independence means you decide how to manage your time and organize your tasks. In other words, you are responsible for your own success. You also have the freedom to choose the market in which you want to develop and the products you want to offer. If the world of investment excites you and you enjoy helping people save for their life's goals, you may wish to focus on offering group RRSPs to small business owners and their employees. Or you may wish to focus on creating living benefits plans so families won't face financial hardship if a member becomes critically ill or disabled. ...