As a subsidiary of National Financial Partners, the Meltzer Group is a member of a financial services network. Firms within the NFP network engage in one or more of its primary lines of business, which include corporate and executive benefits and property and casualty insurance brokerage. These firms, including Meltzer, earn additional compensation pursuant to contingent compensation arrangements. Founded in 1982 by Alan Meltzer, the company serves thousands of individuals and organizations. Meltzer Group s life insurance division, Meltzer Carroll Life, provides individuals with life and disability income insurance. Other divisions include Meltzer Group Benefits, Meltzer Karlin Property & Casualty, Meltzer Wealth Management and Meltzer Retirement Plan. Combined, the company is one of the most comprehensive financial service organizations in the District of Columbia metropolitan area. Meltzer Group maintains a location in Bethesda, Md.