About the Author
Robert C. Carlson is Editor of the monthly newsletter Retirement Watch. He is also the managing member of Carlson Wealth Advisors, LLC. Carlson is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Fairfax County Employees' Retirement System, which has over $2.4 billion in assets, and was a member of the Board of Trustees of the Virginia Retirement System, which oversees $42 billion in assets. He has been interviewed by or quoted in numerous financial publications and has appeared on many national television and radio programs.