Eric Boland, CFP®, AIF®

Eric Boland, CFP®, AIF®

Managing Partner

"I believe in taking an in-depth, strategic approach to financial planning. I seek to solve the financial challenges my clients face as they relate to retirement, inheritance, education, insurance, and investing. Above all else, I observe the highest professional and ethical standards, act in my clients' best interests, and constantly strive to improve my abilities."

Eric Boland is one of the four founding members of Provident Financial Group, LLC, and brings 25 years of financial services industry experience to the partnership. As a financial advisor to a wide range of clients, Eric works hard to identify the immediate and long-term needs of his clients and helps them prepare a financial plan to achieve their goals.

Eric is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) practitioner. He has also received the Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) designation from the Center for Fiduciary Studies, a specialized program of study focused on 27 prudent investment practices. Eric earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management from Monmouth College.

Eric is an active member of his community and served as board president of Family Service of Champaign County, Illini Rebounders, as well as on the United Way of Champaign County Emerging Community Leaders. Eric and his wife, Jill, have a son, Trevor, and a daughter, Abby. When he isn't actively planning for his clients, Eric enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, coaching softball, and reading.