Instructor Biography

Mike Carbino

Michael is a Financial Planner with MetLife Securities, Inc. as well as the Product Manager for Barnum Financial Group, an Office of MetLife. Mike partnered with BFG so he can offer his clients the widest array of financial products combined with first class customer service. Mike's mission is to be an advocate for those who need assistance in securing their financial future. Mike strives to guide his clients to financial freedom and independence on the foundations of integrity and professionalism.

Working with BFG allows Mike's clients to take advantage of the many resources of this first class firm. BFG considers their clients' needs, goals and dreams to be of the highest priority. Advisors with BFG believe in the value of long-term relationships, service, integrity and uncompromised quality. Because of these values, BFG is consistently rated among the top MetLife firms.

Mike has over five years experience in the financial services industry and has achieved Leader's Conference for two consecutive years. Mike holds Series 7, 65 and 63 securities registrations. He is also a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA). Prior to joining BFG, Mike performed analytical research for a Westport business specializing in small and mid cap funds. Mike graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Business with a Bachelors of Science in Marketing and a concentration in Economics.

In 2006, Mike partnered up with CPA Joseph Gaspari in Eastchester, NY to assist Mr. Gaspari in better achieving the financial goals of his tax clients. This partnership has allowed Mike to come in contact with a vast array of individuals within the tri-state area and help them overcome their concerns about their financial future. Most recently, Mike has started a radio show on WCGH 1490AM entitled "Smart Money" which will air every Thursday from 4:30pm to 5:00pm in which he will discuss topics ranging from protecting and growing your hard earned money to transferring your estate.

Mike currently resides in Norwalk, CT and in his free time, he enjoys playing golf and basketball.