Calling All Veterans Interested in Finance: How Can we Help?

Calling All Veterans Interested in Finance: How Can we Help?

November 10, 2016 Research Insights, Business Updates
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(Last Updated On: November 10, 2016)

Today is the 241st birthday of the Marines, which is celebrated by all Marines around the world. Tomorrow is Veteran’s Day.

A great time of year to reflect and thank all veterans for keeping America awesome.

As former Marines, we wanted to do a small part in giving back to the veteran community by reiterating that our doors are open to all vets out there.

Basically, if ever have any investing/finance/life questions, you’ve got free life-time consulting from a PhD in finance — so reach out!!!

We will always make time to help: no question is too small or too dumb. We may not have the answer, but we can connect you with folks who do.

Semper Fidelis,

Wes & Pat

PS. Below is a message from USMC leadership delivering the 241st Birthday message.

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Wesley R. Gray, Ph.D.

After serving as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps, Dr. Gray earned a PhD, and worked as a finance professor at Drexel University. Dr. Gray’s interest in bridging the research gap between academia and industry led him to found Alpha Architect, an asset management that delivers affordable active exposures for tax-sensitive investors. Dr. Gray has published four books and a number of academic articles. Wes is a regular contributor to multiple industry outlets, to include the following: Wall Street Journal, Forbes,, and the CFA Institute. Dr. Gray earned an MBA and a PhD in finance from the University of Chicago and graduated magna cum laude with a BS from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

  • Doug

    Happy Birthday USMC from a former “bus driver!” (i.e. Navy SWO)

  • Thanks for serving!