Christopher Mara

Financial Consultant

At Salem Five Investment Services

Chris joined Salem Five as a Vice President and Financial Consultant in August 2016 after sixteen years with Santander Bank. Chris has over twenty years of experience helping clients seek to grow, preserve and distribute wealth. Chris also works with estate planning attorneys to assist clients with preserving assets and with legacy planning. Chris has extensive experience in insurance and investment planning and helps individuals, families and business owners with financial products for retirement, education, and lifetime income.

Before Joining Salem Five Investment Services

Chris worked at Santander Bank as Vice President, Senior Financial Consultant and Bank Boston as AVP, Financial Consultant.


Boston College - Chestnut Hill, MA
The American College of Financial Services
St Sebastian's School - Needham, MA


Chartered Financial Consultant
Chartered Life Underwriter
Licensed Insurance Broker Securities
Industry Licenses for series 7, 63, 65, 24 held through LPL Financial


Chris lives in North Reading with his wife Kimberly and their two young children, John and Nora. Chris is an active member in the BC Club and enjoys skiing and traveling with his family.

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