401(k) Advisor

President Michael Francis of Francis Investment Counsel

About the Author

Michael Francis, JD

Mike started authoring articles as a quarterly feature in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel back in 1995 and is now regularly published in the Minneapolis Star Tribune. The articles address trends and issues commonly faced by retirement plan participants, providing industry insights from the perspective of a conflict-free, ERISA fiduciary advisor.

Coming up with an effective plan for spending your hard-earned retirement savings is a complex task. Here are some tips to get started....

The keys to achieving a financially secure retirement are diligent saving, disciplined investing and controlling costs. If you accomplish all three, the chances...

The most frequent investment question 401(k) participants are asking these days is about the upcoming election and its impact on the markets...