John Pearson
Financial Advisor

Higher Ed

  • College savings plans
  • Costs
  • Financial aid
  • Lenders
  • Value of college
  • Business of education
  • Taxes

John Pearson has been a CPA for over 40 years and a financial advisor for over 34 years. He formed the Barnum Center For College Planning to fill a unique need of providing parents and school counselors the knowledge they need to be better consumers of the college purchasing process. He has spoken at national and regional conferences of admissions officers, financial aid administrators, and school counselors. Currently, he and his team conduct workshops on this topic at over 35 public and private high schools in Connecticut and Westchester County, New York. He has extensive knowledge in the areas of tax, financial planning and the aid environment.