Robert C. Carlson, Eric Tyson and
Eric Tyson is the author of numerous best-selling For Dummies titles, including Personal Finance For Dummies, Investing For Dummies and Mutual Funds For Dummie and the co-author of Real Estate Investing For Dummies, Home Buying For Dummies, and House Selling For Dummies. Eric is a nationally recognized personal finance counselor, writer, and lecturer. He has been featured on and quoted in hundreds of local and national publications and media outlets. He's a former management consultant in the financial services and a personal financial counselor. Eric is a trained economist who graduated with honors in Economics from Yale University. Bob Carlson (Centreville, VA) is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Fairfax County Employees' Retirement System, which has over $2.1 billion in assets and has served on the board since 1992. He is also editor of the monthly newsletter, "Retirement Watch." Bob received his J.D. and an M.S. in Accounting from the University of Virginia and received his B.S. in Financial Management from Clemson and passed the CPA Exam. He is the author of The New Rules For Retirement: Strategies for the Future and Invest Like a Fox...Not Like a Hedgehog: How You Can Earn Higher Returns with Less Risk.