Bob Balopole is Founder and President of Balopole Investment Management Corporation, a fee-only Registered Investment Adviser in San Mateo, California, helping individuals achieve financial security with a fundamental value investment style. Bob is a Chartered Financial Analyst and is also a former Certified Public Accountant. Bob practiced accounting in San Mateo for fifteen years before selling the practice in year 2000 to concentrate full time on investments. Bob holds a Masters in Taxation from Golden Gate University and a B.S. in Business Administration from UC Berkeley.