When Life Strikes: Weathering Financial Storms

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There are certain life events that are as stressful as they are unavoidable. All of these events may not happen to every individual, but nonetheless they each cause emotional heartache and financial headache—and Cal Brown has seen them all. Thanks to his years of experience as a financial planner, coupled with various tumultuous events in his own life, Cal is able to give general guidance and specific financial tips to help ease the stress of these inevitabilities. When Life Strikes is an excellent resource for ...

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Overview

There are certain life events that are as stressful as they are unavoidable. All of these events may not happen to every individual, but nonetheless they each cause emotional heartache and financial headache—and Cal Brown has seen them all. Thanks to his years of experience as a financial planner, coupled with various tumultuous events in his own life, Cal is able to give general guidance and specific financial tips to help ease the stress of these inevitabilities. When Life Strikes is an excellent resource for coping with unexpected tragedies, learning how to prepare for them, and looking ahead for the sake of your spouse, children, and personal future.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781612540320
  • Publisher: Brown Books Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 11/1/2011
  • Pages: 280
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Cal Brown has over twenty-five years of experience in the financial services field. He received his master of science in taxation (MST) from American University in Washington, DC, and his undergraduate BSBA degree from the University of Arkansas. Cal is currently an adjunct professor in the MST program at American University, teaching estate planning. Washingtonian magazine and Northern Virginia magazine named Cal one of the top financial planners in the greater Washington, DC, metro area and he has authored articles in Bloomberg Wealth Manager, Journal of Financial Planning, and Financial Planning magazines. He has also been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, U.S. News and World Report, Kiplinger's Personal Finance, Smart Money, and other periodicals. He has appeared on CNBC, Fox 5 DC, the PBS Nightly Business Report, and was a regular guest on WAVA-FM (Washington, DC). As a speaker, he has addressed national audiences as well as local and regional professional and civic groups. Cal served as chairman of the National Capital Area chapter of the Financial Planning Association and continues to actively serve on boards and councils within his profession. Cal is vice president of planning for The Monitor Group in Virginia, a wealth management firm working with over 250 clients and managing approximately $500 million in assets. Cal also plays guitar in a classic rock cover band in northern Virginia.

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