The Arkansas Financial Group, Inc. has been “Helping Busy People Make Smart Financial Decisions” since 1982. Our three pillars are Planning, Transparency and Discipline. We serve as fiduciaries in our clients’ financial affairs, which means all our advice is based on our client’s best interest. As a fee-only firm, we receive no commissions or third-party compensation. This helps us to mitigate conflicts of interest and to focus solely on what’s best for those we serve. We presently serve clients in Arkansas and 22 other states. 

Our Certified Financial Planners™ include President/CEO Rick Adkins, who founded the company in 1982. Kristina Bolhouse, a CPA from Michigan, joined the firm in 1999, adding her vast tax knowledge to the firm. Dr. Ralph Broadwater joined the firm in 2008, bringing a unique knowledge of planning for physicians. Recently named a partner, Mary McCraw also joined in 2008 after working at a Los Angeles planning firm that served entertainers and athletes.


Dr. Ralph Broadwater, M.D., CFP®, AIF® 

Kristina Bolhouse, CPA/PFS, CFP® 

Mary McCraw, CFP® 

Rick Adkins, CFP®, ChFC®

If you’re a lawyer or CPA seeking an exciting new career opportunity, call Gari Bassett at 501.376.9051. Perhaps we can grow together. 


1001 N. University Ave., Ste. 200, Little Rock
501.376.9051 / arfinancial.com


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