A Retirement Guide
Retirement Genius: 30 years fighting for Senior Financial, Medical and Long Term Care!
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Who is Chris Orestis?
25-year Life Insurance and Long Term Care veteran Chris Orestis, the “Retirement Genius” is known nationally as America’s #1 Senior Advocate specializing in Life Insurance, Life Settlements, and Long Term Care solutions for seniors. Chris is a lobbyist and political expert, and very well known in the world of Life Insurance and Health Insurance brokerage distribution.
In 2019, he was named a recipient of the ID 20 Award by the National Association of Independent Life Brokerage Agencies (NAILBA) recognizing “Life Insurance professionals who are the most fascinating trailblazers, change-makers or architects shaping the future of independent distribution”.
Chris’ career began with senior positions on a number of political campaigns before working in 1993 and 1994 for both the White House and the Senate Majority Leader on Capitol Hill.
From that point, he spent the next several years representing the health and Life Insurance industry as a lobbyist in Washington, D.C. and in the states.
In 2007, he was the first to focus the use of life settlements as a tax-free vehicle for seniors to pay for Long Term Care through the creation of an LTC-HSA.
Chris has been a leader in the Life Settlement industry for over a decade. Chris is a columnist for Broker World, Think Advisor, New York Daily News, and NewsMax Finance; and has been a featured guest on over 50 radio programs, and in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, CNBC, NBC News, Fox News, USA Today, Kiplinger’s, Investor’s Business Daily, PBS, and numerous other media outlets.
Chris is a frequent industry speaker, and the author of the books “Help on the Way” and “A Survival Guide to Aging”, numerous published White Papers, and has been heavily published in the media on insurance and Long Term Care funding issues for the last 15 years.