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Darrell Haytaian, CPA
Darrell Haytaian

Darrell has been a Financial Advisor for 15 years and a CPA for 21 years.  He is a Principal and Financial Advisor with the Chester Financial Group, LLC and currently works with over 300 clients and has over $60 million in assets under management.  From 2013 to 2016, he was featured in New Jersey Monthly Magazine as a recipient of the "Five Star Wealth Manager Award"*.

Darrell graduated Cum Laude from the University of South Florida in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.  He started his career in public accounting with Price Waterhouse, LLC and became a Certified Public Accountant in 1995.  Darrell then held several financial positions including Controller and Chief Financial Officer for non-profit, manufacturing and technology companies before becoming a Financial Advisor with Axa Advisors, LLC in 2001.

With his partner in 2005, Darrell formed Chester Financial Group, LLC. In 2007, Darrell and his partner enabled Chester Financial Group, LLC to become an independent financial services firm by associating with Kestra Financial**.  Darrell specializes in comprehensive financial planning, retirement planning and investment management.  His focus is to help empower his clients to achieve their financial goals by striving to provide sound, independent and objective financial planning and investment advice.  In addition to being a Certified Public Accountant, Darrell holds life and health insurance licenses and FINRA Registrations Series 7 (General Securities Representative) and 66 (Uniform Combined State Law Exam).

Darrell is a member and former President of Business Networking International.  He is also very active in his community through his membership and leadership on the Finance Committee of the Trinity United Methodist Church and through coaching youth athletics in Mansfield Township. He has been playing golf since he was ten years old and shot his first hole-in-one in July 2000 on his honeymoon in Hawaii.  Darrell lives in Mansfield Township, New Jersey with his wife Lynn and two children Jordan and Christopher.  


Phone: (908) 879-9737
Fax:     (908) 325-0180

 To receive the 2014 Five Star Wealth Manager award, researched and managed by Five Star Professional, a wealth manager must meet 10 objective eligibility and evaluation criteria associated with wealth managers who provide quality services to their clients. 4,143 wealth managers in the New Jersey area were considered for the award. 626 were named 2014 Five Star Wealth Managers which represents approximately 16% of the award candidates in the area. Wealth managers do not pay a fee to be considered or placed on the final list of 2014 Five Star Wealth Managers. The Five Star award is not indicative of the wealth manager's future performance.

Kestra Financial, Inc. is the parent company of Kestra Investment Services, LLC and of  Kestra Advisory Services, LLC.


 Securities offered through Kestra Investment Services, LLC (Kestra IS), Member FINRA/SIPC. Investment Advisory Services offered through Kestra Advisory Services, LLC (Kestra AS), an affiliate of Kestra IS.  Kestra IS and Kestra AS are not affiliated with Chester Financial Group, LLC.  Kestra IS and Kestra AS do not provide legal or tax advice and are not Certified Public Accounting firms.  

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