Our Firm

CIG Financial Services was founded in 1984 by Ray Childs as a small Financial Planning Practice.  In 2005, Mike took full ownership of the company as his father, Ray, retired from the firm.  Since then, CIG Financial Services has evolved into one of Northwest Ohio's largest comprehensive financial services firms.

Today we continue to be the pre-eminent financial advisory firm in the region, providing superior wealth management solutions for individuals, families and businesses.  Now more than ever we are dedicated to helping our clients create, manage and distribute wealth just as we have done since 1984

Mike and the team of financial advisors along with the staff of CIG Financial Services provide comprehensive financial services and investment management solutions to more than 1,000 individuals, families and business relationships.  They provide professional services to clients in 21 different states representing $250,000,000.00 in actively managed assets.

 Investment products and services currently available only to residents of Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana,  Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, Ohio,  Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin

Fee-based investment advisory services currently available only to residents of Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin. 

Insurance products and services currently available only to Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia.


For a complimentary consultation and the opportunity to realize the benefits of working with a Professional Financial Advisor from CIG Financial Services call:




Toll Free (877)273-2500

FAX (419)445-6000