Cary Carbonaro is a Certified Financial Planner with an MBA in finance, and has over 25 years of experience in financial services. In 2014, she was named an Ambassador for the CFP® Board, one of only 50 in the United States. Because of her credentials, Cary is frequently sought out for her expertise and has been quoted in a variety of well-known publications, including: The Wall Street Journal, Newsday, New York Post, USA Today, The Street.com, Bloomberg, CNBC, Bankrate, Money Magazine, More Magazine, Kiplinger’s and Investor’s Business Daily. She has also served as the Orlando Sentinel’s “Money Matters Hotline” Expert. Cary has also been a guest on “The Today Show”, CBS, Fox News, ABC, NPR and WPIX (NY) and is a frequent guest on PBS Nightly Business. In addition to co-authoring the book TIPS from the TOP: Targeted Advice from America ‘s Top Money Minds (Alpha, 2003), she was also a contributor to The Wealth Management Manual and Save Now or Die Trying.