College of Charleston, BS Corporate Communications

FINRA Series 6,7,63,65

Areas of Practice:
Portfolio Management
Financial Planning
Individual Consulting
Business Consulting
Medical Professionals

Financial Planning Association
Commonwealth Cares Foundation


Nick Pavia
Financial Advisor
Tel: (843)884-4545
Fax: (843)884-4514

Nick Pavia is a Financial Advisor for Commonwealth Financial Group based in Charleston, SC, where he specializes in helping physicians, dentists, business owners, attorneys, families and individuals reach their specific financial goals.

Nick is able to offer both advice and implementation of ideas by providing access to a wide range of competitive financial products and services.  He has been working with clients since 2005 in the areas of:

  • Comprehensive Fee-Based Financial Planning
  • Risk Management, Asset Protection, and Liability Protection*
  • Debt Management Strategies
  • Wealth Accumulation
  • Tax-Favored Investment Strategies*
  • Estate Planning*
  • Benefits Analysis and Service
  • Exit Strategies

Nick received a Bachelor of Science degree in Corporate Communications from The College of Charleston.  He is a Registered Representative and Investment Advisory Representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc.  His educational and industry background includes FINRA series 7, series 6, series 63, and series 65 registrations, as well as life, accident and health insurance licenses.

Nick has dedicated a portion of his time to the community by participating in outreach programs and organizations such as OneWorld Health and Commonwealth Cares.   

In addition he is a regular speaker at many medical residency and fellowship programs including MUSC, USC School of Medicine, Palmetto Health, and Spartanburg Regional helping to educate resident physicians and Dentists on the financial challenges they may face as they transition into practice.  Nick travels the coast to lead information sessions for local residents on the topics of retirement strategies and wealth management.

Nick also serves as an instructor in adult education at the College of Charleston and Horry Georgetown Technical College teaching retirement planning courses.

Commonwealth Financial Group is an independent financial services firm with a vision to reshape the look of the traditional financial services firm and a mission to positively impact the lives of the individuals, the families and the businesses with which it works.

Nick lives in the Charleston Area where he enjoys CrossFit, Golf, and anything sports related.  He can be contacted at 843-884-4545 or

* This should not be considered tax or legal advice.  You should consult a tax or legal advisor regarding your individual tax situation. 

Securities & Investment Advisory Services offered through Securian Financial Services, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC. Commonwealth Financial Group is independently owned & operated.  DOFU 03-03-2017 1725987