Eric joined the Ambassador team in August 2013. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ specializing in benefit plan design and implementation. Eric is a nationally-recognized authority on Health Savings Accounts, provided testimony before the United States Senate Committee on Finance, was a featured guest on Pennsylvania Newsmakers, and his expertise has been highlighted in various publications.
Family & Hobbies
Eric was born and raised in Lancaster. He currently lives in Harrisburg, PA with his wife and 3 children.
Education & Experience
Eric has a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Millersville University and an Executive Certificate in Financial Planning from Duquesne University. Eric is a member of the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU), and serves as President of the Board of the Central Pennsylvania Association of Health Underwriters (CPAHU).
Eric is a soccer enthusiast and devoted member of the Capital Area Soccer Association (CASA) Board of Directors. Eric, along with his fellow Board Members, has helped grow CASA into the one of the region’s premier youth soccer associations. Eric’s enthusiasm and success with CASA could be because he’s been playing his entire life (even a few trips overseas to participate in tournaments.
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• What does the Bible say about the future?
• What principles transcend economic conditions?
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The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act went into effect in 2018. The recent CARES ACT was passed in 2020. Their passing by Congress marks the most sweeping tax code overhaul in decades. Some experts suggest the significant changes could impact America's finances in many ways. Hear from professionals to determine how your financial plan for retirement, your children's college savings, and your tried-and-true strategies for charitable giving may be affected. Wise choices in light of this new legislation can help maximize your charitable giving and bless your family in the future. The rules have changed, but the principles of stewarding our financial gifts from the Lord remain the same.
A stewardship-centered planning process helps to focus on the eternal, instead of the temporal. By making good financial decisions, all of which are faith decisions, you can achieve proper balance. Everyone is asking three fundamental questions when they look at money:
• Who owns it?
• What are the finish lines? (How much is enough?)
• Is the next steward chosen and prepared?
As you plan your life, you must decide how to steward your finances. This seminar will direct you how to ask and answer the right questions when it comes to using money as a tool, a test, and a testimony.
This introduction to Biblically Responsibly Investing will explain the term 'fiduciary' and present a helpful overview of basics such as equities, fixed income, and risk diversification. While a large variety of investing opportunities known as 'responsible' exist, some may not align with your faith and values. Socially responsible investing, environmentally responsible investing, governance investing, and others may still support companies and causes you wouldn't be proud to own. In this seminar, we will explore how BRI is fundamentally different.
This practical seminar dispels 15 common financial misunderstandings among families at every point on the spectrum of planning. From young people starting out to mid-career adults with family responsibilities, as well as those approaching retirement or already retired, you will learn timeless truths about college and retirement savings, investments, risk, insurance, estate planning, charitable giving, and more.
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