John M. Piershale, CFP®, AEP®, RFC®, CTS™ is a wealth advisor at Piershale Financial Group and he develops and implements wealth management plans for clients nearing or in retirement. John is a Certified Financial Planner™ professional, Certified Tax Specialist™, and holds the Accredited Estate Planner® designation from the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils. With over 20 years in the financial services industry, John provides comprehensive investment management plans and retirement and capital preservation strategies to meet client’s short- and long-term financial objectives. He also contributes to frequent company-sponsored seminars reviewing retirement trends and investment tactics. John is also a member of the Fox Valley Estate Planning Council. Before joining Piershale Financial Group, John held a post at LPL Financial for six years, working as an independent financial advisor.
A graduate of Illinois State University, John received his degree in economics and business. He is married to his wife Carol, a CPA, and together they have five children.