Spotlight on Business – Donald Patane, CFS

Donald PataneThe Levittown Chamber of Commerce would like to introduce Donald Patane, CFS , a Financial Adviser and one of the founders of Main Street Financial Group. He is a long- time resident of Levittown and a Past President of Levittown Chamber of Commerce. He currently serves on the Board of Directors. He has offices in Levittown and Kings Park. He generally meets clients at their home or place of business or any other location convenient for them. He refers to himself as a “Financial Doctor” who makes house calls.

His goal is to help make his clients financially secure through each phase of his clients’ lives. By emphasizing his clients’ personal goals, objectives and risk tolerances as the driving forces behind his financial strategies, he helps them achieve a level of comfort regardless of the economic and financial conditions.

Patane is licensed to conduct securities/investment transactions in addition to being licensed in Life and Health insurance and thus Don helps clients with a variety of financial concerns including life insurance, disability and long-term care insurances, retirement planning (401k, IRA, Rollovers), college planning and general investments. Don’s practice involves initially sitting with people to discuss their goals and desires in a free consultation. If he feels he can help, he will receive compensation from whichever companies and/or products he uses to find the best solution for the client. He generally does not charge the client a fee.

Patane has a busy life of further volunteer work. He is a member of the Levittown Kiwanis Club, Levittown Lions Club, Levittown Community Council and the Levittown Special Events Committee. He also serves on the Board of Directors for YES Community Counseling Center and the Board of Directors for the Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce. He is an Ex-Navy Lieutenant and is a member of American Legion Post 1711.
In addition, Patane also belongs to several groups that help seniors and their needs.. Namely Senior Umbrella Networks of Nassau, Suffolk and Queens chapters, NAIPC ( National Aging in Place) and Gerontology Professional of NY (for which he serves as Treasurer) .

Patane can be contacted either at his Levittown office (516-579-6259) or his Kings Park office (631-269-2300 x108) or by email at [email protected]