Jeff Rose, CFP

Jeff Rose is a certified financial planner and founder and CEO of Alliance Wealth Management. An Iraqi combat veteran, Rose served in the Army National Guard for nine years, including a 17-month deployment to Iraq in 2005.

Jeff is the founder of, recognized by Kiplinger’s as one of the “10 Top Money and Finance Blogs You Should Read in 2014”, and author of “Soldier of Finance,” a book that combines his military background with his financial-planning knowledge. He is also the editor of

Currently, Rose writes for Forbes, US News & World Report, Investopedia and AOL’s DailyFinance and has been featured on major sites, such as The Huffington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Reuters, USA Today, and Fox Business.

Jeff was named to CNBC’s Digital Financial Advisor Council, which is given to the top 20 select advisors in the country and allows him to contribute guest columns.

In his free time, Rose loves hanging out with his family, tortures himself with CrossFit workouts and daydreams frequently when he can chow down on an In-N-Out Burger again.

Andrew Rogers

Andrew Rogers is a financial advisor with Alliance Wealth Management, LLC. He has eight years of experience in the banking field, with a total of ten years of experience in finance. He graduated from the University of Illinois in 2004 and holds a bachelor’s degree in finance. After graduation, Andrew spent time working for both large, regional banks and local banks, serving the communities of southern Illinois.

Andrew resides in Goreville, Illinois with his wife, Jamey, and their three daughters: Emma, Drew, and Paige. In his free time, Andrew enjoys exploring the great outdoors with his family, especially Fern Clyffe State Park in Goreville. You can also find him taking an active part in events at his daughters’ school and in local community events.