Meet Michael S. Bauer
Over the last 35 years, Michael has developed and fortified his expertise in providing clients with investment alternatives that can help provide principal and income protection, simple and advanced insurance planning, estate planning, and guaranteed lifetime income.
In addition to his extensive investment experience, Michael is also uniquely qualified to assist clients with all their insurance needs. He was fortunate to have worked as a life and senior life underwriter for Allstate and North American Insurance many years ago. As an insurance underwriter, Michael can now apply his medical and financial training to analyze your insurance needs more efficiently and procure the best policy to meet your needs.
Michael is licensed in Illinois and six other states. He is licensed in every form of fixed and Equity indexed annuities, life, health, disability, long-term care, and property/casualty insurance. Currently, he is the Senior Retirement Specialist at Guaranteed Income For My Life.
Michael started his career as a broker with First Investors in 1984 while finishing his junior and senior years in college. Upon graduating, he was hired by PaineWebber and stayed there for three years as a personal broker. I spent 4-5 years as a medical life underwriter and Senior Life Underwriter with Allstate and North America. In 1992, I began my career as a Financial Adviser with Equitable. While there, he served as the Director of the Dual Professional Program, recruiting and developing CPAs and Attorneys for estate and investment planning goals. In 2002, he joined the ranks of LPL Financial, one of the largest independent brokerage firms in the U.S. In May of 2012, Michael formed his own business.
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