Freedom 55 Financial

About us

We’ll help you build a personalized financial security plan. Financial security planning is about more than just retirement planning – it’s about building a financial strategy that considers your immediate needs and your long-term goals and dreams.

Qian Gu, BA, MA, CFP®
Certified Financial Planner®
Investment Representative

Gu graduated in 1985 from the Central Institute of Nationalities (now the Minzu University of China) in Beijing with a Bachelor’s degree in history. Subsequently, he worked as a teaching fellow in his alma mater’s Department of History from 1985 to 1992. Gu then graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Master’s degree in anthropology in 1995.

In January 1996, Gu joined London Life as a Sales Representative in Toronto. In just 3 years, he was appointed Manager of New Advisor Development in April 1999. With the launch of Freedom 55 Financial in June 2000, he became Director of Advisor Development. Starting in September 2002 Gu worked in senior management roles in the Chinese life insurance industry. In March 2006, he rejoined Freedom 55 Financial as Director of Business Development. In May 2017, after having been in management for 18 years, Gu started managing his own firm, Helping Financial Inc.

Since 1996 Gu has helped many financial security advisors establish successful careers and has helped his clients with their financial security planning for their loved ones towards financial freedom.

Gu knows the value of planning for the future, his own family's financial security is very important to him. He is happily married to Liping He and they have two sons together. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, playing basketball, volleyball and golf. 

Supported by a team of experts

When specialized expertise is required, We have access to a team of professionals associated with Freedom 55 Financial. They specialize in tax, law, accounting, investments, insurance, group benefits, mortgages and financial security planning.