Howard "Buster" Haywood, CLU

Registered Representative

Howard S. ”Buster” Haywood has been in the Financial Services Industry for over 35 years. Buster joined Equitable Advisors in 1986, formed Haywood Financial Services in 1996 and in 2018 merged with Capital Financial Group.

Buster graduated from Longwood University with a degree in Business and Government. He is a Qualifying and Lifetime Member of the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) and a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisor (NAIFA). He was inducted into the Equitable Advisors Hall of Fame in 2016 and holds the Hallmark I and II Distinctions. Buster is also a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU).

As a trusted Registered Representative, Buster structures each client’s financial needs through Investment Services, Financial Strategies, Employee Benefits, Risk Management, Estate and Retirement Planning. Buster believes in building relationships with each client, thus yielding financial success with the client’s needs first and foremost.

Buster received the Equitable Community Service Award in 2007, as a result of his years of service and giving back to his community. He is an active member of the Wakefield Ruritan Club, past Chairman of the Wakefield Chapter of Ducks Unlimited, past Board Member of Tidewater Academy, 2016 Alumni of the Year for Tidewater Academy and has coached numerous baseball teams for both Wakefield Recreational League and Tidewater Academy for over 15 years.

Buster currently resides in Wakefield with his wife, Annette, his son Hunter, who recently joined Equitable Advisors as a Developing Sales Force (DSF) member, and two daughters, Courtney and Whitney.


Arkansas Insurance License #: 3032996

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Norfolk Office
555 E. Main Street, Suite 800
Norfolk, VA 23510

Richmond Office
7231 Forest Avenue, Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23226

Wakefield Office
631 N. County Drive
Wakefield, VA 23888 is not owned or operated by Equitable Advisors, LLC or its affiliates.

Phone 757-899-3222
Mobile Phone 757-630-8320