Account FAQs

Here are answers to the questions our clients ask most often about their HJ Sims’ account.

Where do I mail my check?

Checks can be mailed to any one of our offices:

  • 2150 Post Road, Suite 301, Fairfield CT 06824-5669
  • 101 North Federal Highway, Suite 501, Boca Raton, FL 33432
  • 8500 Normandale Lake Blvd, Suite 540, Bloomington, MN 55437
  • 100 Wood Avenue South, Suite 203, Iselin NJ 08830-2716
  • City View Plaza I, Road 165, Km. 1.2 #48, Suite 215, Guaynabo, PR 00968

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Can I set up direct deposit of income/proceeds to my bank via ACH transfer?

Yes. Please contact your client service associate for an ACH authorization agreement form.

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Can I authorize you to withdraw funds directly from my bank to cover balances in my brokerage account?

Yes. Funds can be withdrawn from your bank once we have a signed ACH agreement on file.  Please contact your client service associate to request a form.

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How do I wire funds into my account?

Please use the following instructions when wiring funds into your brokerage account:

Bank Name: Bank of New York
ABA Number: 021000018
Beneficiary: Pershing LLC
Beneficiary Account #: 890-051238-5
Ultimate Beneficiary: (Your HJ Sims account title here)
Ultimate Beneficiary Account #: (Your HJ Sims account number here)

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Some of the security holdings on my statement do not include the original cost information? How can I have this updated?

Contact your income advisor and provide them with the missing information. The updated information will appear on your next brokerage statement.

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Are my assets protected?

Our clearing firm, Pershing LLC, is a member of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation® (SIPC®).  As a result, securities in your account are protected up to $500,000 (of which $250,000 can be for claims for cash awaiting reinvestment). For more information, please see this brochure.

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How do I check my account balance?

Having access to your account online is a great way to view your account balances. You may also contact your client service associate for balance information.

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Can I view my brokerage account online?

You may access your account online via the following website: Please contact your client service associate for an application to gain access to this feature. A User ID and Temporary Password will be emailed to you when we receive your signed application.

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Can I receive statements electronically?

If you are authorized for online access to your account via, you can click the link that appears on the top right hand corner of your account homepage to enroll for paperless statements. If you are not authorized for online access to your account but would like to receive statements and/or confirms via electronic delivery, visit: and click on “Register Now.”  Contact your client service associate if you would like to receive an easy step by step manual to guide you through the enrollment process.

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When will I receive my statement?

If an account is active, statements are generated all months for which there was reportable activity. However, if an account is not active, statements are issued on a quarterly basis (Mar/Jun/Sept/Dec).

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Where is my check?

If you have not received your income/proceeds check, please contact a client services associate at any one of the following locations for assistance:

  • Fairfield, CT (203) 418-9000
  • Boca Raton, FL (561) 620-2121
  • Bloomington, MN (952) 683-7500
  • Iselin, NJ (732) 590-0500
  • Guaynabo, PR (939) 205-2910

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HJ Sims Locations

2150 Post Road, Suite 301
Fairfield, Connecticut 06824
Phone: (800) 457-1935
Fax: (203) 256-2377

2700 N. Military Trail, Suite 400
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Phone: (888) 457-1935
Fax: (561) 368-9401

270 S. Central Blvd., Suite 205
Jupiter, FL 33458
Phone: (561) 620-2180
Fax: (561) 406-2197

Metro Center One
100 Wood Avenue South
Iselin, New Jersey 08830-2716
Phone: (800) 300-9040
Fax: (732) 590-0522

8500 Normandale Lake Blvd, Suite 540
Bloomington, MN 55437
Phone: (888) 803-3430
Fax: (952) 683-7543

1 Calle 1 PH 400 A
Metro Office Park
Guaynabo, PR 00968-1712
Phone: (877) 418-5395
Fax: (939) 399-0160

11325 North Community House Road
Suite 170
Charlotte, NC 28277

Orlando, Florida
Phone: (407) 363-4493
Fax: (407) 363-2036

Austin, Texas
Phone: (512) 519-5000
Fax: (512) 519-5015

Dallas, Texas
Phone: (214) 559-7175
Fax: (214) 559-7103

Rockville, Maryland
Phone: (301) 424-9135
Fax: (203) 418-9083

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Phone: (267) 360-6087

Sims Mortgage Funding
Montvale, New Jersey
Phone: (201) 307-9383
Fax: (201) 307-9380