Andrew D. (Andy) Martin is co-founder and president of 7Twelve™ Advisors, LLC., portfolio manager of the 7Twelve™ Balanced Portfolio and creator of the 3Twelve™ Total Bond Portfolio which are SEC registered investment companies. He is also a registered representative and general securities principal associated with a FINRA member firm, Girard Securities, Inc. He is author of Dollarlogic : A Six-Day Plan to Achieving Higher Returns by Conquering Risk , foreword by Arthur B Laffer, Ph.D. His articles and research have been published in numerous major trade publications such as Advisor Perspectives, Registered Rep (Rep.), Advisors4Advisors, The Wall Street Journal, CNBC, and Learnbonds.com . He earned a BBA (Economics) from Belmont University and an MLAS from Vanderbilt University. Learn more here .