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North Star Receives Master Agency Award from Finseca

MINNEAPOLIS — May 19, 2023 — North Star Resource Group has been announced by Finseca as a recipient of the Master Agency Award for 2023.

The Master Agency award is one of five awards comprising the Leadership Awards panel, awarded annually by Finseca to eligible firms around the nation.

Finseca is an international nonprofit that collaborates with key policymakers throughout the nation to create an environment in which the financial well-being of individuals, families, and businesses is protected from foreseen—and unforeseen—events.

The Leadership Awards honor agency leadership and individual leaders whose passion, talent and expertise make the greatest contributions to the financial security profession. Specifically, the Master Agency Award is awarded to firms in the Finseca network who have at least $7,800,000 USD in commission or $15,600,000 USD in premium levels from the previous year*.

*Data as of 5/1/2023

The recipients of this year’s Master Agency Award will be recognized at Finseca’s LAMP conference in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 30 through Tuesday, May 2. North Star leaders and advisors Gary Schwartz, CLU®, ChFC®, CRPC, Davin Bell and Kristin Printon, AIF®, WMCP® will also be featured as speakers at the conference.

To learn more about the Finseca Leadership Awards, visit

About Finseca
Founded in 2020, Finseca is the home of the top financial security professionals. Achieving financial security means improving people’s lives, protecting their livelihoods, and enhancing their well-being for the future. Finseca members have access to the tools, support, and network needed to grow businesses and advocate for effective policies affecting the industry. To learn more about Finseca, visit

About North Star Resource Group
North Star Resource Group is a Minneapolis-based financial services firm that provides both individuals and businesses with the resources to help create, preserve, and protect their wealth. North Star has more than 160 full-time advisors and over 165 employees. In a network of 41 offices in over 20 states, they have contributed to the financial security and well-being of over 140,000 individuals and small businesses**. To learn more about North Star Resource Group, visit

**Data as of December 2021


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North Star Resource Group received the Master Agency Award from Finseca (formerly GAMA International) in 2023. The ranking is based on achieving a predetermined level of premiums and commissions as well as maintaining good compliance standing with Finseca. Working with this firm is not a guarantee of future financial results. Investors should conduct their own evaluation.

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