Phil Calandra is the Founder and CEO of Calandra Financial Group, LLC. and Calandra Wealth Management. Before creating his independent wealth management firm, Phil spent more than 20 years consulting such Fortune 500 companies as Coca-Cola, Walt Disney World, UPS and Georgia-Pacific. He now advises clients on issues of crucial importance so they can make the financial decisions needed to retire with added peace of mind.
Phil is a Registered Financial Consultant (RFC), a member of the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants, and is an Investment Advisor Representative. Phil is also the Chief Investment Strategist at Calandra Financial Group, LLC. and an experienced professional advisor in Retirement Income Planning and Investment Management.
Phil has written extensively for the financial press, is a guest columnist in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and recently released his second book “Retirement Unchained: Break Free from Wall Street and a Government Gone Wild”. In this book, Phil shares the financial strategies he has developed over his 20 years of working with Fortune 500 companies and how these strategies can be used to help you reach your goal of financial freedom.
A native of the Atlanta area, Phil currently resides in Vinings. Phil has twin sons and in his spare time he is an avid triathlete. He is a five-time Ironman finisher and has completed nine marathons. Phil also enjoys reading, skiing and playing with his chihuaha, Harley.
Phil, and the Calandra Financial Group, LLC., have appeared on ABC, NBC, CBS and FOX affiliates around the country, and have been featured in articles in a variety of print media and websites including USA TODAY, Newsweek and The Wall Street Journal.