Dana Anspach

Dana Anspach
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  • Dana Anspach contributes content to MarketWatch as one of their . She has been writing as an expert on retirement related topics since 2008. 
  • Dana is a Certified Financial Planner, Retirement Management Analyst, Kolbe Certified Consultant, and a member of NAPFA (National Association Of Personal Financial Advisors), FPA (Financial Planning Association), and RIIA (Retirement Income Industry Association). She has been practicing since 1995.



Dana Anspach is a former writer for The Balance. She contributed to The Balance for nearly nine years. 

Dana served as Chair of the Practitioner Peer Review Committee from 2010 through 2015. She was a principal/financial advisor at Wealth Management Solutions, LLC from 2005 through 2011, and a financial advisor with 1st Global from 2001 through 2005.

Dana earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Florida. 


Awards and Publications

  • Dana is also the author of "," now in its second edition
  • She is also the author of ": A Guide to Claiming Benefits for Those Age 60-70