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    Larry Foster

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    About Larry

    Larry Foster was born and raised in Decatur, Illinois and entered the life insurance business right out of college with Connecticut Mutual Life.


    Larry is President of Foster Financial Services, Inc. a company he founded in 1977.  The firm specializes in insurance, investments and financial planning services.

    Larry earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing and finance from Millikin University in Decatur.  He completed his master of science in financial services degree from the American College in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania.

    Larry is a Chartered Financial Consultant, Chartered Life Underwriter and has an accredited estate planning designation.  He is a life member of the Million Dollar Round Table and a Blue Chip Council Member with Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) and an ELIF.

    Larry opened another office and lived nine years in San Diego, California but returned to his beloved Decatur in 1993.  While in California he returned to Decatur 75 times to meet with his friends and clients.

    In addition to his active business life, Larry serves as a community volunteer serving on the boards of the Salvation Army, Webster Cantrell Hall, and The Decatur Park Foundation.  Larry is currently serving on the Decatur City Council having been elected to four terms and appointed once.  He is a past president of the Red Cross, Webster Cantrell Hall, the Decatur Club, Central Illinois Estate Planning Council and the Decatur Rotary Club.

    In 2008 he received the prestigious William Booth Award for his substantial contributions to the work of the Salvation Army and he was chairman of the successful $5 million fund drive.

    He and his wife Debbie are blessed to have 5 children and 13 grandchildren.  They enjoy traveling, community service, and spending time with family. 

    Area(s) of Focus

    • Insurance Strategies
    • Investment Strategies

    Larry Foster is a registered representative of and offers securities and investment advisory services through MML Investors Services, LLC, Member SIPC, 900 E. 96th Street, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46240, Tel: (317) 469-9999

    MassMutual Financial Group is a marketing name for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) and its affiliated companies and sales representatives. Local sales agencies are not subsidiaries of MassMutual or its affiliated companies. Agency officers are not officers of MassMutual.

    I am licensed to sell Insurance Products in the following jurisdictions:
    Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Missouri

    I am licensed to sell Securities Products in the following jurisdictions:
    Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Colorado, Missouri

    Larry Foster , Decatur, IL, CA Insurance Lic.# 665362

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