Wade D. Pfau, CFA
Wade D. Pfau, CFA, is a professor of retirement income in the PhD program for financial and retirement planning at the American College of Financial Services. He also serves as a principal and director for McLean Asset Management and as chief planning strategist for software provider inStream Solutions. Professor Pfau is a recipient of numerous awards, including the influencer award from Financial Planning magazine and two academic thought leadership awards from the Retirement Income Industry Association. He is a frequent speaker at the conferences of such organizations as CFA Institute, the Financial Planning Association, the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors, and the American Institute of CPAs. Professor Pfau is a monthly columnist for Advisor Perspectives, a “RetireMentor” for MarketWatch, and a panelist for the Wall Street Journal. He holds a doctorate in economics from Princeton University.