Comparing Your Options * National Planning Description You have the support to offer comprehensive financial planning. You can choose to be housed in a Lincoln Financial Network office, and an attractive benefit package. You have full access to all Lincoln Financial Network resources. 52%-90%, depending on level of production. Local, regional and national support. National Financial Planning Services. National planning, proprietary software, on-site technical support. Full benefits package is optional. You can choose to be located in a Lincoln Financial Network office or your own office location. Choose your own office location (the cost is subsidized if it is located in a Lincoln Financial Network office). Partnered Independence You have the choice of whether to act as a statutory employee or maintain an independent relationship. You can choose where your office is located, and Lincoln Financial Network resources are available. Direct Independence Utilizes Lincoln Financial Network services while running an independent business operation. Minimum qualification is $100,000 GDC. Payout Options Support Up to 92%, depending on level of production. Local, regional and national support. National support. Resources Access available to additional resources. Benefits Location Benefits plans are your responsibility. Choose your own office location. Educational Opportunities LFA-Sagemark University and Broker-Dealer continuing educational opportunities. LFA-Sagemark University and Broker-Dealer continuing education events available. Products Open architecture. Complete financial product portfolio. *Availability of services described in this brochure vary depending on your affiliation status.