Paul Merriman is a nationally recognized authority on mutual funds, index investing and asset allocation. He founded a Seattle-based investment advisory firm in 1983, but is now retired and devoted to educating investors, through weekly articles on Marketwatch.com. In 2013 Merriman created The Merriman Financial Education Foundation, dedicated to providing comprehensive financial education to investors, with information and tools to make informed decisions in their best interest.
Paul is also author of several books on personal investing. Over the years he has led more than 1,000 investor workshops, hosted a weekly radio program and has been featured guest on local, regional and national television shows.