Retired, late 50'sHold CFP designation. Passed CFP exam Nov 2000Author of "IRA: A Quck Reference Guide". Available on Amazon as an e-book.Author of "Retirement Investing for INCOME ONLY: How to invest for relaible income in Retirement ONLY from Dividends"
I have had 2 major jobs in my life: I was a Psychiatric Counselor for Adolescents in Rockville,Md. for 12 years. The Lodge was Freudian but I was Behavorial-somehow it worked. My true passion was antiques. In 1983,near burnout,I became a full time antiques dealer with my mother. We had a successful business until this past year when I was forced into semi-retirement due to the lack of interest in antiques. I still love the thrill of the hunt,do shows, and am now starting in the Estate/House sale business. 4 months ago a friend turned me on to Seeking Alpha; I have had a blast with SA-extremely informative and I love the give and take-as long as it is CIVIL.Until SA, I was using Mergent's Dividend Achiever's at $272.00 a year. Am now finding the same charts on here for free-and have been given some excellent advice by some of the contributors on here.And-this will make some of you grown-in 2008,when the market tanked,I did get good advice from Cramer on Mad Money. He said set aside money and buy;every time he picked a dinosaur Blue Chip, I bought and have done very well. SA came in as KMI and COP tanked on me;that was 9% of my portfolio. A few of the contributors on here have steered me to good 4%'ers and I am now actually ahead. My other passion is gardening,so now I have to go out and plant...
Manages his own portfolio
Special interest in REITs, MLPs, preferred and convertible stock and what used to be called CANROYS
Undergraduate at University of Pennsylvania
MD PhD from Duke University
Gregory A Lee earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the History Dept. of the University of South Carolina in 1973. Following college, Mr. Lee received his law degree from Western State University College of Law in 1977. He was admitted to the California Bar in 1977. Mr. Lee completed International Law studies at Magdalen College, Oxford, England and at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. Currently practicing law in Irvine, California. Mr. Lee has appeared in Federal and State courts all along Western U.S. to the East Coast to Puerto Rico.