About: Michael Snowdon
- Michael Snowdon, CFP® has been in the financial planning field for more than 25 years. In fact, in some respects, you could say he wrote the book on financial planning. Thousands of aspiring financial planners have studied his financial planning text books and education courses. He is an accomplished speaker and has traveled around the country talking about current issues in financial planning such as ethics, health care and retiree cash flow issues, along with the process of financial planning. Michael has provided consultation services to the financial planning associations of South Korea and Japan, and is also a contributing author to financial industry publications. Michael’s focus in financial planning is to coach people in the process of meeting their goals and achieving their dreams. He holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ™ designation and has earned degrees in education and psychology. Michael is president of WealthRidge, a wealth management and financial planning firm, and is a professor emeritus of the College for Financial Planning. He is also a partner in Snowdon Financial, a largely pro bono financial planning education and mentoring organization.