BOB CARLSON is editor of the monthly newsletter, Retirement Watch, the monthly video series, Retirement Watch Spotlight, and a weekly free e-letter, Retirement Watch Weekly. In these, he provides independent, objective research covering all the financial issues of retirement and retirement planning.
Mr. Carlson is also the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Fairfax County Employees’ Retirement System, which has over $2.8 billion in assets, and has served on the board since 1992. He was also a member of the Board of Trustees of the Virginia Retirement System, which oversaw $42 billion in assets, from 2001-2005.
He is a frequent speaker at investment conferences around the country, and you can also hear Bob as a featured guest on nationally-syndicated radio shows, such as The Retirement Hour, Dateline Washington, Family News in Focus, The Michael Reagan Show, Money Matters and The Stock Doctor.
Retirement Watch has been helping those nearing or already in retirement to make the most of their estate and finances for over two decades. One of the first publications to cover all the financial aspects of retirement, Retirement Watch is based on independent, objective research from an expert with nearly 40 years of experience in the retirement arena.
The goal of Retirement Watch is simply to provide some of the best, proven strategies to help you increase your financial independence. Expect to see topics addressing portfolio management, estate planning, helping the grandchildren, managing your IRA, reducing income taxes, long-term healthcare, annuities, Medicare and other medical expense plans, Social Security changes and more.