Brad Pistole is a Retirement Income Certified Professional®, a Certified Financial Fiduciary®, and a Certified Annuity Specialist®. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education from Arkansas Tech University in 1993. He holds life, health, and property & casualty licenses in Missouri, Iowa, Arkansas, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, North Carolina, and Florida. Brad specializes in several different aspects of financial planning, including retirement income planning, 401(k) and IRA rollovers, Roth IRA conversions, and tax-free retirement through special types of life insurance. He shows his clients how to use accounts that will reduce, defer, or even eliminate their taxes. These accounts have no risk of principal loss, and they provide a lifetime of income the clients will never outlive.
Due to his expertise in retirement planning, Brad has been recognized nationally as a member of the Ed Slott Master Elite IRA Advisor Group since 2010. His professional affiliations include the National Ethics Association and the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT). As a member of the MDRT’s Top of the Table, he ranks among the top 1 percent of that prestigious organization.
Brad’s #1 best-selling books, “Safe Money Matters” and “Bulletproof: The Safe and Secure Retirement Income Plan” will show you how to retire with income streams you can never outlive. Brad is often a contributing writer for Ed Slott’s IRA Advisor Newsletter and Heather’s Schreiber’s Social Security Advisor Newsletter. He has also written articles for Retirement Daily, Marketwatch.com, Fox Business, and in October and December of 2018, he was interviewed for articles which appeared in USA Today’s Financial Section.
In addition, he is the weekly host of Safe Money Radio, airing in Missouri and Arkansas every single week since 2010. The show is also available as a podcast on YouTube, Spotify, and Apple Podcasts. In 2018, he was recognized as the Safe Money Radio National Advisor of the Year. In 2019, Brad was recognized with the Missouri House of Representatives Resolution from State Representative Lynn Morris for outstanding achievements in the financial industry. Brad was also recognized as one of the Springfield Business Journal Trusted Advisors of the Year in 2022.
You can reach Brad by phone at 417-581- 9222 and his website can be found when you click here.