In his interview with WSJ, David Giertz emphasized on the significance of social security when it comes to saving for retirement. He argued that according to the recent research conducted by Nationwide Retirement Institute, most people did not have a proper understanding of social security matters. Thus, in his interview with WSJ, David Giertz insisted that advisors should come out clearly to talk with their clients about social security during retirement. He pointed out that in most instances when advisors fail to address social security in retirement plan, they risk losing their clients. For instance, David Giertz argued that 4 out of 5 people were likely to change their advisors if they did not talk to them about social security. Finally, he added that social security may lead to reduction of funds received by 40% of the anticipated valued which may cause a financial strain to the affected individuals in the long run.
David Giertz is currently the president and a financial advisor at Nationwide Financial Distributors Inc. Some people call him Dave but he is properly recognized as David L. Giertz. Actually, he has been working for the organization for close to 4 years now. Previously, he served as a senior Vice president at Nationwide Financial Distribution and Sales at Nationwide Life Insurance Company. In addition, Mr. Dave had served as a vice president for Sales FI/WH from 2009 to 2013 as well as NF- Sales from 2004 to 2009.
David Giertz has over 31 years of experience with Nationwide Services Company. He is also a licensed broker under FINRA registration dealing with buying and selling of securities. Actually, he has an active registration with FINRA in more than 10 countries in United States. Lastly, David Giertz is an intellectual; Dave obtained his MBA from the reputable University of Miami. Additionally, he graduated with a BS from Millikin University.