John Graves, ChFC, CLU has spent 26 years advising people how to become better stewards of their resources. As an independent financial advisor, he focuses on designing and maintaining clients’ portfolios consistent with their needs, rather than some market paradigm. John is a Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Financial Consultant through The American College in Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania.
He has traveled extensively, with more than 80 countries’ stamps in his passports. His avocation is adventure. He has sailed to Hawaii several times, as well as across the Atlantic and throughout the Mediterranean and Caribbean. He has trekked the Andes, the Sahara, the Taklamakan, the Serengeti, and the Namib.
MO: Can you talk about the concept of the 7% Solution and what inspired you to write a book about it? What do you hope that the average reader walks away with?