Jim DeGaetano is a best-selling author dedicated to teaching financial literacy to people of all ages.  He published two books in 2020: The Fruitful Retirement, an interactive retirement guide, and Amazon bestseller Larry The Bunny Saves His Money, a first of its kind children’s book created to teach children at a young age the value of saving. 

When he’s not writing, DeGaetano is the President and Founder of Diamond Wealth Advisors, a registered investment advisory firm that provides emotional and financial clarity for clients during their transition into and during retirement.

Jim is a Certified Financial Planner® and Certified Public Accountant.  He is a member of the Financial Planning Association, the Financial Services Institute, and the Pennsylvania Institute of CPAs.   

Jim graduated from Shippensburg University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Widener University with a Master of Business Administration degree. He holds Series 7, 63 with LPL Financial and 66 security licenses, plus state life and health insurance licenses.