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Jamie P. Hopkins, Esq., CFP, RICP

Professor of Retirement Income Planning, The American College of Financial Services


Jamie Hopkins, Esq., LLM, MBA, CFP®, RICP®, is a Professor of Taxation at The American College and the Director of the New York Life Center for Retirement Income. He also runs Hopkins Retirement Consulting.

His most recent book, "Rewirement: Rewiring The Way You Think About Retirement," details the behavioral finance issues that hold people back from a more financially secure retirement.

He has been selected by InvestmentNews as one of the top 40 financial service professionals under the age of 40 and was also selected by The American Bar Association as one of the top 40 Young Attorneys in the country. In 2017, Trusts & Estates Journal awarded Professor Hopkins the Distinguished Author Award for his article on the Department of Labor Fiduciary Rule. He holds his LLM in Taxation from Temple University School of Law and his J.D. from Villanova University School of Law.

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