Financial Consultant, Roland Thompson, Signs Publishing Deal With CelebrityPress® To Co-Author Mastering the Art of Success


Financial Consultant, Roland Thompson, Signs Publishing Deal With CelebrityPress® To Co-Author Mastering the Art of Success

Roland Thompson, President of ALP Financial Planning, Inc., will team up with other leading entrepreneurs and professionals, including Best-Selling Author® Jack Canfield, to release the new book, Mastering the Art of Success.

Kennewick, WA – April 4, 2017 – Roland Thompson is a Certified Financial Planner® who assists clients spanning multiple generations with planning for their financial futures. Recently, Thompson joined a select group of experts and professionals to co-write the forthcoming book titled Mastering the Art of Success. He signed a publishing deal to contribute his expertise to the new book, which features content from the world-renowned entrepreneur, professional speaker, and Best-Selling Author® Jack Canfield, originator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul® series. The book will be released under the CelebrityPress® LLC imprint, a leading business book publisher that publishes books from Thoughtleaders® around the world.

Mastering the Art of Success is tentatively scheduled for release in summer 2017.

A portion of the royalties earned from Mastering the Art of Success will be donated to Entrepreneur’s International Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to creating awareness for charitable causes.

Thompson was selected to be in the book because of his commitment to professional success and willingness to share his vast knowledge. His expertise in the financial consulting industry makes him an asset to the publication and will surely benefit a wide range of readers.

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About Roland Thompson:

Roland Thompson has been called “One of the Nation’s top Financial Advisors to Baby Boomers.” His book, Now That I Am Retiring, What Do I Do with My Money? has helped many people gain basic financial planning knowledge before they pull the trigger and retire. The book is a very easy and a fun read for just about anyone wanting basic knowledge in the financial world.

After graduating High School in 1969 Roland joined and served 4 years in the United States Navy with 3 tours in Vietnam. Roland attended Green River College where he received two Associate of Arts degrees. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Central Washington University while working full time as a Manager for a non-profit organization. He then worked with MetLife over a 17-year period as a Life Insurance Agent, a Branch Manager, a Financial Planner and a General Manager before starting his career as a Fee-Only Financial Advisor with his own firm. Roland received his Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designation from the American College in Bryn Mawr, Pa. He also received his CFP (Certified Financial Planner Practitioner) designation from the CFP Board of Standards. Roland is the past president of his local Estate Planning Council and past president of the local National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA). He has served as a board member for many associations in his area and has been awarded “Ambassador of the year” twice from the Regional Chamber of Commerce. Roland was a member of the National Speakers Association and spent a lot of his time doing the thing he really loves, which is Public Speaking. He is a frequent speaker at the local College and loves to lecture on overcoming fear to go after dreams and the art of Networking, using humor and some of his interesting life stories.

Currently he is president of ALP (Achieving Life’s Purpose) Financial Planning Inc. where he works with Baby Boomers in helping them make an impact in their final years. His philosophy is that financial planning does not need to be complex and confusing, just simple. He also is a Partner with his son in the entertainment industry where they both own SoulFound Entertainment LLC, which is the parent company of Rainmaker Recording Studios, one of the top recording studios in the Northwest. His biggest treat is going on tour with his son’s band, Night Argent.

Roland’s lifelong passion is to make a positive impact on the nation by connecting the Baby Boomer’s wisdom and experience, with the millennial generation.

Roland and his Wife, Teri, have 35 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren; they also care for 6 medically fragile foster children at their home in Pasco, Washington.

You can connect with Roland at:
[email protected]

About CelebrityPress® LLC: 

CelebrityPress® LLC is a leading business book publisher that publishes books from Thoughtleaders® around the world. CelebrityPress® LLC specializes in business anthologies, among various other types of titles, and has published books alongside Jack Canfield, Brian Tracy, Dan Kennedy, Dr. Ivan Misner, Robert Allen, Michael Gerber, Tom Hopkins, and many of the biggest experts across diverse fields. CelebrityPress® LLC focuses on helping its authors grow their businesses and their personal brands through book publishing; the organization has successfully helped launch thousands of best-selling authors® to date. 

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