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3675 South 900 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84106

Granite Investment Services

(801) 288-3004

 
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Welcome to Granite Investment Services

Granite Investment Services is a financial services firm committed to helping our clients improve their long-term financial success. Our customized programs are designed to grow, protect, and conserve our clients' wealth by delivering an unprecedented level of personalized service and experience. We encourage you to explore our site and learn more about the services we provide.

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