Debbie has published a new retirement planning book, Piece by Piece, A Commonsense Approach to a Secure Retirement. The book focuses on the three segments of her trademarked retirement income model. Debbie has been helping individuals and business owners for more than 16 years with investment and wealth management counsel. Before becoming an independent financial advisor she worked for Smith Barney and General Motors. At K she majored in economics. After graduation she earned a M.B.A. from Northwestern University.