Like Getting Healthy, Getting Wealthy Requires Good Habits

Building your financial health and an adequate retirement nest egg can most reliably be achieved through commitment, discipline, routine and accountability.

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Amid the vast landscape of financial advice available online and elsewhere, one message is indisputably accurate — the importance of starting early when it comes to getting wealthy. The sooner you begin setting aside money for retirement, the greater your ability to compile a sufficient nest egg, take advantage of compounding interest and handle any unexpected setbacks along the way.

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Robert Gorman
Founding Partner and Chief Operating Officer, Apollon Wealth Management

Robert Gorman is a founding partner and Chief Operating Officer at Apollon Wealth Management, a collaborative and transparent financial planning firm focused on aligning clients’ goals of growing and preserving their hard-earned wealth. As one of the highest-decorated advisors in the field (ranking in the top 1%-2% in the nation by certification), Robert has taken the helm of building Apollon’s unique trading platform. A respected Principal/Wealth Management Advisor, Robert established his career at the Gorman Financial Group/Northwestern Mutual in 2004. Under his direction, the firm was voted “Best Financial Planner” by The Post and Courier and was a finalist for “Best Investment Firm” in 2016 and 2017.