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Evan Beach is a Certified Financial Planner and wealth manager at Campbell Wealth Management in Alexandria, Va. Evan and his team are well known throughout the Capitol region. His expertise and practice is focused around comprehensive financial planning for seniors, retirees, and those approaching retirement. Evan is a graduate of the University of Delaware, The College for Financial Planning, and Georgetown University. He currently resides in Washington, D.C. with his wife, Ali and dog, Tenley.

Securities offered through LPL Financial, Member FINRA/SIPC. Investment advice offered through Campbell Wealth Management, a registered investment advisor, and separate entity from LPL Financial.

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Personal Finance

The Critical Money Choices You Should Make in Your 70s

The Critical Money Choices You Should Make in Your 70s

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How 50-Somethings Should Plan for Retirement

How 50-Somethings Should Plan for Retirement

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7 Social Security Tricks That Can Help You Adapt to New Rules

7 Social Security Tricks That Can Help You Adapt to New Rules

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Social Security Is Changing Soon. Here’s What You Need to Know

Personal Finance

Social Security Is Changing Soon. Here’s What You Need to Know

Social Security Is Changing Soon. Here’s What You Need to Know

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How to Maximize Your Social Security Benefits

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How to Maximize Your Social Security Benefits

How to Maximize Your Social Security Benefits

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The Money Team You’ll Need After the Death of a Spouse

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The Money Team You’ll Need After the Death of a Spouse

The Money Team You’ll Need After the Death of a Spouse

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Will the Pension Generation Be Able to Retire Comfortably?

Personal Finance

Will the Pension Generation Be Able to Retire Comfortably?

Will the Pension Generation Be Able to Retire Comfortably?

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