Allen P Hargis


Allen Hargis, CPA, RICP,  Life & Health Licensed, Series 66 and 7 - is well known for his “Tax-Smart Financial Planning."

Allen graduated in 1976 with a BS in forestry from the University of Arkansas at Monticello. He return to college in 1983 and completed the accounting major requirements to sit for the CPA exam in 1984. He earned his CPA designation in 1985 and has completed 10 hours toward his Masters Degree in financial planning at the College for Financial Planning. In 2016 Allen completed the Retirement Income Certified Professional (RICP) designation. The RICP designation was created by the American College of Financial Services to prepare financial advisors to help customers make sure their nest eggs last and have greater peace of mind during a retirement that could be decades long. It focuses on topics like how to convert your savings into steady retirement income, choosing when to claim Social Security and company retirement benefits, addressing health and long-term care and more. Allen is a partner of the accounting firm Hargis and Stephens CPA, and part owner/investment advisor representative of Ministry Benefit Investments LLC a SEC Registered Investment Advisory firm. Allen uses his experience to help his clients focus on tax-efficient financial planning and also trains agents and advisors across the country in these concepts.  Allen retired from Arkansas Army National Guard as a Colonel in April 2014 after serving his coutry for over 31 years.

Allen P Hargis (CRD# 4599491)

Ministry Benefit Investments LLC (CRD# 281619)

AR Insurance License # 252538

Phone 501-984-6300
Fax 501-984-5788