Stephen J. Barbé is fully engaged in the financial service industry through his insurance agency and Registered Investment Advisory firm in the USA. He is a member and has served on the board of directors for the Financial Planning Association (FPA), is state registered with the State of Louisiana, Securities Division, at the Office of Financial Institutions in Baton Rouge, LA and holds the REGISTERED FINANCIAL CONSULTANT (RFC®) designation.
"I lead a team of experts who work with people...just like you, to determine if your retirement money will last as long as you do. We apply proven strategies and effective planning techniques to help assure your success. These day's you have to get the most for your dollars." Stephen John Barbé
He is fully licensed as an independent insurance representative and is able to offer a wide variety of products and services from major insurance companies across the country. The Retirement Advisors Group™ & "The MediGap Guys” work extensively in the retirement planning arena for pre-retirees and current retirees to help grow, protect and distribute assets efficiently prior to and throughout the retirement years.
Through the fee only Registered Investment Advisory, (RIA) firm, Retirement Advisors Group, LLC, Stephen is state registered and qualified to work as an Investment Adviser Representative, (IAR), offer and service client's, equity investments. Insurance products such as annuities, life Medicare and MediGap planning are services offered through his insurance practice.
Stephen has been on the faculty of Delgado College, teaching courses entitled, “Successful Money Management”, “Medicare & Long Term Care Planning” in the southeastern USA. He has been called upon by
U.S. Congressional Committees for presentation of university programs.
Tune in and listen to WGSO 990 am, Saturdays, 9:00am for his radio show, "Retire Happy, Wild & Free"!
Stephen has been published in "The Times Picayune" newspaper in New Orleans, LA and issues a series of monthly newsletters on the website for retiree's and pre-retiree's addressing current strategies and trends in retirement planning.
After completing his studies at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA, Stephen Barbé acquired a National Certificate in Financial Planning from Kaplan University in Boca Raton, FL. More than three decades of insurance and investment experience and considerable annual continuing education contribute to his ability to provide prudent comprehensive, financial, insurance, investment and estate planning to his clients.
"Save the Retiree...Save the World!"