David Giertz serves as the President of NFS Distributors Inc, which sales and distribution arm of the Nationwide Financial. As President, David Giertz is responsible for devising and implementing the commercial strategy of apportionment of a full range of financial products and services offered by Nationwide Financial. According to yolasite.com it includes insurance, annuities, retirement plans, mutual funds, specialty markets, and more, through various distribution channels, such as banks, financial institutions, wirehouses, and more.
David Giertz has over three decades of experienced in the financial services industry and is associated with many other organizations, including being on the board of trustees at the Millikin University. He also serves as the industry arbitrator at the reputed organization, FINRA. As for education, he has done bachelor in science from the Millikin University, and Masters in Business Administration from the University of Miami.
In an interview he did recently with the Wall Street Journal, David highlighted the importance of social security and why many people should consider making it an integral part of their retirement planning. Many people are unhappy with the way their financial advisor are not elaborating about social security when asked, or are not adding it to their retirement fund. Giertz said that it could lead to a substantial loss for the people if they do not add social security to their retirement plan, which can be over $300,000 in close to 25 years.
David Giertz said that in the survey conducted by Nationwide Financial Retirement Institute, people are ready to change their financial advisor if their financial advisor does not help them understand and add social security to their retirement fund on Angel.co. David says that it is important for the people to work on their retirement planning early on for saving a considerable amount for their future, and emphasizes on why social security is a financial component that must not be ignored.