Maria Filindras

Financial Advisor

Expertise

Life insurance, health insurance, financial planning, sustainable investing

Education

University of Southern California (BA, Economics)

About

Maria Filindras is a financial advisor, a licensed Life & Health insurance agent in California, and a member of the Financial Review Council at Policygenius. She holds FINRA Series 7 and Series 66 licenses, as well as an economics degree from the University of Southern California. Previously, she served as a financial advisor for LA Wealth Management and AXA Advisors. In these roles, Maria built financial plans for individuals, families, and companies with managing personalized investment portfolios with an emphasis on socially responsible (SRI/ESG) investing.

Experience highlights

  • From 2018 to 2021, Maria was a financial advisor at LA Wealth Management in Long Beach, California, where she helped individuals, families, and companies create financial plans and sustainable investment portfolios.

  • Previously, Maria was a financial advisor at AXA Advisors, where she oversaw the hiring of new advisors along with their training.

  • Maria holds up-to-date FINRA Series 7 and Series 66 licenses, and completed an economics degree at the University of Southern California in 2015.

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Journalist on a deadline? Our press team can connect you with our experts to discuss insurance, personal finance, and more. They’re also pretty friendly.

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Selected stories from Maria

The best life insurance companies for non-U.S. citizens

Updated  | 4 min read

Visa and green card holders in the United States are eligible for life insurance depending on their status. Expat U.S. citizens living internationally may not be able to get insured with a U.S. company.

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How to find out if someone has life insurance

Updated  | 4 min read

Try using a life insurance policy locator or asking the deceased’s financial or legal advisor to find a missing life insurance policy.

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Cash value life insurance

Updated  | 2 min read

A cash value life insurance policy has an investment-like component that grows tax-deferred over the course of the policy.

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