Feb. 17, 2023: A Note from Marguerita Cheng, CFP® Pro — I invite you to tune in for this week’s episode of my podcast and video show, Margaritas with Marguerita, where for 15 minutes, we learn from industry experts how to flex our financial muscles.
Meet today’s guest: Claudia Porter, CFP®, Personal Economic Advisor, Financial Reserve
Today’s Topic: What is the value of an economic advisor?
Rita asks Claudia:
- When did you first know you wanted to enter the financial services industry?
- You pursued an academic career in linguistics. What prompted your career change to the financial services industry later, and how did you do it?
- What challenges did you overcome in building your new career as a financial advisor?
- What prompted you to pursue CFP® certification?
About our guest: Claudia Porter joined Financial Reserve in 2016. She is a Certified Financial Planner™ professional and holds FINRA Series 7 and 66 licenses with Cambridge Investment Research and life and health licenses. Born and raised in Germany, Claudia earned her M.A. in Teaching English and French from the Georg-August University of Göttingen, followed by a Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics from the Technical University of Braunschweig Carolo-Wilhelmina in Germany. She spent her previous academic career in adult education, teaching linguistics and English to international students in Germany and the U.S. Before joining Financial Reserve, she worked with Merrill Lynch Wealth Management. Claudia is the mother of four boys, Jack, Leonard, Nicholas, and Harry, with whom she enjoys pursuing outdoor activities, tennis, swimming, biking, fishing, and reading. Learn more at: www.financialreserve.com
Please note: Discussions in this show should not be construed as specific recommendations or investment advice. Always consult with your investment professional before making important investment decisions. Securities offered through Cambridge Investment Research, Inc., a registered Broker/Dealer, Member FINRA/SIPC. Advisory services offered through Cambridge Investment Research Advisors, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisor.
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