About The Author

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Alan Anderson graduated summa cum-lotta debta from Cedarville University (Ohio) in 1999, where he earned a BA in Bible Comprehensive with a specialization in Christian education/youth. In 2004, he moved to Northern Arizona, where he began work in the financial industry with a boutique advisory firm. In 2010, he formed his own independent practice, through which he offers his clients a wide array of planning and investment services. He has a full slate of professional credentials, including multiple licenses, registrations, and a CFP® certification. Alan and his college sweetheart, Alicia, raise their two children in Prescott, Arizona, where they enjoy a simple, quiet lifestyle at the edge of town.

What drives Al to do this side project?

Alan Anderson, CFP® is an investment advisor representative of Yavapai Financial Planning, LLC, an Arizona registered investment advisor firm. There is no relationship between Yavapai Financial Planning, LLC and CollegeAffordology. CollegeAffordology is not a registered investment advisor firm and does not provide advisory services.

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, Certified Financial Planner™ and federally registered CFP (with flame design) in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.