Financial commentator George Chamberlin will serve as the master of ceremonies for The Financial Expo "The Art of Financial Building," a free financial exposition to be held at the Town and Country Resort and Convention Center.
The Financial Expo will open on Nov. 18 with live trading and exhibits at 6 a.m. and run until 7 p.m. The expo continues Nov. 19 from 7:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. A complimentary reception with the experts will be held at 6 p.m. on Nov. 18.
Chamberlin has been providing expert financial advice to businesses in the San Diego region for more than 30 years. He is the money advisor for San Diego's NBC 7/39 television station and the longtime host of the "Money in the Morning" radio program on KOGO radio in San Diego.
He also serves as KOGO's business editor and writes weekly financial columns for The Daily Transcript and the North County Times. In addition, Chamberlin publishes a national financial education newsletter, "Investing for Rookies."
Chief trader and ACE Investment Strategists LLC Principal Yu-Dee Chang will headline a team of knowledgeable speakers for the Financial Expo.
Chang has been the chief trader and sole principal of ACE Investment Strategists LLC for the last 12 years and has served as president and CEO of Chesapeake Investment Services Inc. since 1997. A popular host of national investment radio programs, Chang will draw on this experience and impressive track record on Wall Street to offer insights and advice on how investors can build wealth in turbulent financial markets.
In addition, The Financial Expo will feature a lineup of leading keynote speakers who will address economic and market outlooks for 2006 and beyond. Speakers include AJ Monte, former chief market strategist for Charles Schwab (NYSE: SCH); William E. Donoghue of Marketwatch.com; Joe Burns, a national speaker for Investor's Business Daily; Dave Elliott of WallStreetTeachers.com; Jake Bernstein, president of MBH Commodity Advisors Inc.; Ed Waller, chairman of Manchac Group; Luis Maizel, senior managing director, LM Capital Group LLC; and San Diego's Brent Wilsey, MBA, of LPL Financial Services and radio talk show host on KFMB-AM.
In addition, Donoghue and Paul Merriman, two well-respected authors with national reputations and both Marketwatch.com contributors and real-life money managers, will hold The Great Debate - "Buy-and-Hold vs. Proactive Fund Investing."
Workshops and panel discussions on topics such as the latest technology in the financial arena will feature Pete Hoyt and Sunny Decker, co-CEOs of Best Choice Software; Don Kaufman of thinkorswim, Inc.; Chris Mercer of Tradesight.com; Lou Petrossi of Wealth Research Institute; Larry Buettner of Blue Flame Energy Corp.; and John Buckingham of Al Frank Asset Management.
The Financial Expo will address the following vital questions on the minds of many investors: 1) How to make money in the global market; 2) Can we avoid the collapse of Social Security?; 3) What is the real estate solution for the future?; 4) What's ahead for the U.S. economy and financial markets?; and 5) What impact will the global energy crisis have on your investments?
A highlight of the show will be live traders, side by side, demonstrating their expertise at selecting the right investment. There will be valuable information on investment research and support, and comprehensive panel and workshop information areas throughout the expo. Anyone who wants to get into trading or get better at trading is invited to attend. The expo is free and open to the public.
The Financial Expo's sponsors and exhibitors include tradesight.com, thinkorswim Inc., Al Frank Asset Management, Wealth Research Institute, Best Choice Software, Jake Bernstein on Futures, Wall Street Teachers, Lyle Energy Group Inc., Gran Pacifica Nicaragua, EFX Group LLC, NaturalNano, Pro Stars, Three Lakes Trading Company LLC, ESI Energy Securities Inc., and LPL Financial Services. Show prices on products and services will be available to attendees.
For more information on The Financial Expo "The Art of Financial Building," visit www.thefinancialexpo.net.