1-800-351-4494

Getting Started

Opening a New Account | Funding the New Account | Begin Trading

1) Open an Account Using One of the Following Methods:

A) Open a New Account for an Individual or for Joint Owners Online

  • Select the New Account Form located directly to the left under the main table OR Click the button for “Apply Online” and a FISN Investment Manager will call within 24 hours to go through the application
  • Upon finishing the online New Account Application, an account number is assigned and an online internet access will be granted.
  • Print out the New Account Application, sign it and mail it to the FISN Division Please include a copy of a government issued picture identification card for each person named on the form.
  • Mail to:
    • FISN, A Division of Landolt Securities, Inc.
      41412 N. Highway 83
      Antioch, IL 60002

 

B) Call the FISN Division at 1-800-351-44941-800-351-4494 between 8:30 AM and 5:00 PM Eastern Time to complete the New Account Application over the phone with a FISN Division representative.

  • An account number will be assigned to you.
  • Funding instructions will be provided.
  • Trading in a funded account can begin immediately.
  • We will send you the completed New Account Application in the mail. Please sign it and return it. Please include a copy of a government issued picture identification card for each person named on the form. An online user number and temporary password will be given to you for online account access after completing the application over the phone and we have received the completed application in the mail.

Opening an account over the phone is best for :

  • Non-individual accounts, i.e. corporate or trust accounts and IRA accounts.
  • Those not comfortable with the internet.
  • People unsure which application is right for them.

 

C) Download and Mail a Completed New Account Application to the FISN Division.

  • Select the Forms tab to find the full array of new account forms. Choose the most suitable new account application. Call us for help in deciding which application is right for you. (All forms are in .pdf format)
  • Read the Customer Agreement. (Retain the Customer Agreement section and file in your records)
  • Fully complete and sign the application. You can actually type on the form online and then print it when completed. Please include a copy of a government issued picture identification card for each person named on the form.
  • Make a check payable to National Financial Services LLC (NFS) for deposit into your new brokerage account.
  • Mail to:
    • FISN, A Division of Landolt Securities, Inc.
      41412 N. Highway 83
      Antioch, IL 60002
  • Call us at 1-800-351-4494 if you have any questions or contact us.
  • Upon receiving your New Account Application we will phone you with your account number and deposit your check into that account.
  • If you did not send a check with your application, then follow the Funding instructions below. Before new clients can make trades the FISN Division requires that they fully fund an account equal to the desired purchase.
  • An online user number and temporary password will be given to you for online account access 2 to 5 days after receiving the fully completed application.

 

Customer Identification Program (CIP) Notice
Important Information About Procedures for Opening a New Account

“To help the government fight the funding of terrorism and money laundering activities, Federal law requires all financial institutions to obtain, verify, and record information that identifies each person who opens an account.

What this means for you: When you open an account, we will ask you for your name, address, date of birth and other information that will allow us to identify you. We may also ask to see your driver’s license or other identifying documents.”

 

2) Funding the Account: Contact the FISN Division for Your Best Method of Account Funding – 1-800-351-4494

Remember funds are due in your account by the settlement date.

A) Check – Make a check payable to National Financial Services LLC (NFS), write your account registration title and FISN Division account number on the check and mail it to the FISN Division. National Financial Services holds cash and securities for all FISN Division accounts.

  • FISN, A Division of Landolt Securities, Inc.
    41412 N. Highway 83
    Antioch, IL 60002

B) WIRE – Wire the money from your current bank into your assigned account at the FISN Division of Landolt Securities, Inc. National Financial Services holds cash and securities for all FISN Division accounts. JP Morgan Chase Bank receives all wires for National Financial Services.

JP Morgan Chase Bank, NY
One Chase Manhattan Plaza, New York City, NY 10005
ABA #: 021000021
F/A/O: National Financial Services (NFS)
A/C #: 066-196-221
F/B/O: Customer’s Name and Account #

C) Account Transfer – Transfer funds from another brokerage account via ACAT (Automated Customer Account Transfer). This option will do all the back-office work of transferring your account. You may transfer all or part of this account including cash and securities.

  • Call the FISN Division and together we will fill out the forms over the phone.
  • We will mail the completed form to you.
  • Designate “all” or the desired portion to transfer.
  • Attach your most recent brokerage statement.
  • All owners must sign the ACAT form and mail to the FISN Division.