Rick Seithel


As an Advisor at Prevail Innovative Wealth Strategies, Rick brings over 55 years of experience in the insurance and financial services industry.  Rick began his career at John Hancock where he served for 25 years, starting as an Advisor and rising to Vice President.  Eventually, Rick chose to branch out on his own, establishing Midwest LTC Brokerage.  As an opportunity to maximize serving the needs of his clientele, Rick has partnered with Prevail as an enhancement to his brokerage service.

Over the years, Rick has obtained numerous certifications, first being the Chartered Life Underwriter Designation, CLU, which is considered one of the most respected insurance designations in the industry.  He also holds a Chartered Financial Consultant designation, ChFC, and a Certified Senior Advisor, CSA.   These designations allow Rick to specialize in financial planning, insurance planning, retirement planning, asset protection planning, estate planning, as well as specific tax planning (income tax, estate tax, gift tax and transfer tax).

Rick holds a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from St. Louis University.  In his free time, Rick serves as the National Vice President for MDA (Muscular Dystrophy Association) as well as the Co-Founder of HeroFundUSA where he serves as Chairman of the Board.  Rick has been married to Pam for over 49 years and after 6 children they now enjoy their time with 13 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild, so far!