Robert J. Balkema, FSS

Robert J. Balkema, FSS

Registered Representative

Phone: 800-982-7597 ext. 323
Mobile Phone: 219-730-7801

Mission Statement

I believe that the client comes first- their needs, their desires, their wishes, their plans for the future.  It is my responsibility to help them make good, suitable choices ensuring their investments and insurance are helping them achieve their goals.


Professional Services

Life Insurance

Disability Income Insurance

Long Term Care Insurance

Mutual Funds

Fixed and Variable Annuities


Professional Qualifications

Life and Health Insurance Licenses for Indiana, Illinois, Michigan

Securities Licensed for Indiana, Illiois, Michigan, Florida and Virginia

FSS  (Financial Services Specialist) designation from the American College



Married to wife Patty since 1985.  We will be sending our daughter Melissa off to college soon.

As a family we enjoy fast pitch softball, soccer.  Many weekends of each year we can be found enjoying travel softball tournaments in Indiana, Ilinois, Ohio, Kentucky, Missouri or Alabama

I am an active member of my church having served or currently serve on the Welcome Team, Praise Team, Elder and Deacon.

In 2010 I became a Living Kidney Donaor by donating a kidney to a fmauly member in the hopes of prolonging her life for many years to come.