Chris Hogan has always been a powerful and dynamic personality, having been a former national champion and all-American football player, he moved into the realm of personal finance after his sports career. Chris served as the vice president of a prestigious mortgage company in which he learned that too many families were being hurt by financial issues because they were not being more open and honest about money. Since then, Chris has made it a mission to help people all over develop effective strategies to successfully manage their finances in both their personal lives and businesses. Through his Retire Inspired Live Events and R:IQ Assessment tool, Chris helps people plan for their future and make their retirement goals a reality. Besides being a popular and vigorous speaker on personal finance, retirement and leadership, Chris has recently written Retired Inspired: It’s Not an Age. It’s a Financial Number, set to release in January 2016. Chris teamed up with fellow finance specialist Dave Ramsey, serving as a trustworthy financial coach and Ramsey Personality at Ramsey Solutions for over ten years. He also regularly contributes to the EntreLeadership Podcast, one of the foremost podcasts on leadership and business. He provides his personal finance tips through his Twitter at @ChrisHogan360, online at chrishogan360.com and has contributed his expertise on retirement to GOBankingRates.