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W.A. Smith Financial Group is regularly sought after by national and local media outlets for perspective on issues that impact investors.


Tune in to ABC News 5 in Cleveland at noon on Sundays and FOX 8 at 6:30 AM on Saturdays and watch “Retirement Solutions” with Bill Smith and Robin Swoboda.

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Listen to Bill Smith and his co-host, Jarrett Lang, touch on topics ranging from retirement planning and local organizations to market updates on their podcast, "Retirement Solutions." Previously featured for eight years on AM WTAM 1100.

To inquire about speaking engagements, radio and telephone interviews, and other media appearances with Bill Smith, please email



Women’s Issues and Retirement

By W.A. Smith Financial | March 15, 2018

In 2017, women organized and made headway toward real change, making it a hallmark year for women’s issues. The year started with the Women’s March in January and ended with the #MeToo movement spreading across the globe.1 In addition, record numbers of women considered running for public office.2 The thing is, many of the factors…

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Finding Neutral Ground on the Internet Rights Debate

By W.A. Smith Financial | March 6, 2018

It can be confusing when government bureaucrats and the media offer wildly different perspectives on the intent and ramifications of a new controversial policy. This was plainly evident in December regarding the issue of net neutrality. According to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the new “Restoring Internet Freedom Order”1 is meant to: Reverse the previous…

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The Cost of Health Care

By W.A. Smith Financial | February 27, 2018

Americans spend a lot on health care. In 2016, national health expenditures grew 4.3 percent to $3.3 trillion, which amounts to $10,348 per person.1 It’s interesting that you’ll find few people who say our health care system is fine as is, and medical services, facilities, drugs and equipment are all reasonably priced. However, there is…

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5 Big Money Mistakes to Avoid in Retirement

By W.A. Smith Financial | October 5, 2017

From a misguided decision on when to retire to going too heavy in stocks, people make these same five mistakes every day. Don’t be one of them.

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7 Key Milestone Ages Toward Your Retirement

By W.A. Smith Financial | March 1, 2017

Certain birthdays are more important than others on the road to retirement, and they may arrive sooner than you think.

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Improve Your Physical and Financial Fitness

By W.A. Smith Financial | August 1, 2016

Whether you’re focusing on your body or your budget, a holistic approach can help you feel better and live better.

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