Home page content Welcome to Brandt Financial Concepts, Inc. Founded by Carol and Jim Brandt of Palatine, Illinois, we are a local and independent insurance and financial services firm. Caring and committed to clients and community celebrating our 30th year, we serve as our clients' primary advisors for all insurance, benefit and financial solutions. We make sure your family, business or professional practice gets to the finish line by asking all of the important questions, with education, by identifying relevant issues and coordinating the services of all other professionals needed to get you on track, monitor progress and keep you there. Excited to begin each day, we are confident that we can make a difference as we insure, protect and inspire those around us.