Martin  Hopkins

Martin Hopkins

| CFP®

Hopkins Investment Management


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Bringing peace of mind and a defined financial future to young professionals, those heading to retirement and engaged retirees. We help you preserve wealth and use great opportunities to grow it.


  • Fee-Only Financial Services
  • Comprehensive Financial Planning
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Investment Management
  • Retirement Planning
  • Education Planning
  • Elder Care Issues
  • Estate Planning
  • Insurance Analysis
  • Charitable Giving and Trusts
  • Planning for Business Owners
  • Cash Flow and Budgeting


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3 Bethesda Metro Center
Suite 700
Bethesda, MD 20814

103 Carnegie Center
Suite 300
Princeton, NJ 08540

8115 Maple Lawn Blvd
Suite 350
Fulton, MD 20759

4000 S. Faber Place Drive
Suite 300
Charleston, SC 29405

12 Francis St
Annapolis, MD 21401

2500 Regency Parkway
Cary, NC 27518

Fee-Only & Fiduciary

The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) is the country's leading association of fee-only and fiduciary financial planners.

Martin Hopkins shares his decades of experience with clients as, with his support, they craft a great life for themselves and their families, and prepare for a fantastic retirement. He is a NAPFA-Registered Financial Advisor and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional, serving clients in many locations and regions of the US.

With 30 years of experience in the field of personal finance, including 17 years at the financial law firm he founded in his native South Africa, Hopkins Investment Management LLC President Martin Hopkins believes in the power of goals. He’s worked hard to achieve them for himself, and his ability to succeed has been tied to his clients’ successes.

A Certified Financial Planner® as well as an attorney, Martin earned his LLB and a bachelor of commerce degree from the prestigious University of Natal in Pietermartizburg, South Africa. He and his wife, Lyn and their sons, came to the U.S. in 1996. In 2006, Martin and Lyn planted their roots even deeper when they became U.S. citizens.

Martin has exceptional skills in supporting clients as they experience a transition such as retirement, loss of a spouse through death or divorce or dealing with unexpected income.

An avid boater, Martin enjoys exploring the inland waters of the East Coast.He is also actively involved with Church of the Nations.

Martin is a well-known and respected member of the investment community and has served on the board of the Northeast Division of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA).


Headquartered in the heart of historic Annapolis, Maryland, Hopkins Investment Management has been serving individuals and families acrss the US since 2001. Dedicated and attentive to our clients individual needs and dreams, we’re a firm that takes to heart our unwavering commitment to excellence by offering objective, personalized investment management and financial planning services.

Founder and President Martin Hopkins works with each client individually, seeking to optimize returns while emphasizing risk control that’s tailored to each person’s level of comfort. Our clients are diverse, ranging in age from retirees looking for stable income to younger professionals who realize it’s time to get serious about planning and investment strategies.

While each Hopkins client is different, they come  - and stay with us - for many of the same reasons. They know our fee-only structure is unbiased, thus they are assured we will act in their best interests. That means they get a financial partner who is working for them, looking out for them, and reacting appropriately to market conditions.