Gerard Dougherty

Gerard Dougherty - President of Boston Independence Group

A nationally recognized retirement specialist and financial expert, Gerard “Gerry” Dougherty has more than three decades of experience helping individuals plan and prepare for retirement. The recipient of the prestigious National Social Security Advisor designation, Gerard Dougherty has served as president of Boston Independence Group, Inc., since 2012. In this capacity, he offers complimentary consults to help retirees develop custom financial plans to protect and grow their wealth.

In addition to his financial advising services, Mr. Dougherty hosts a daily radio program, Making Money Last, and has written Uncomplicated Money, a comprehensive guide to retirement planning, which is available on Amazon. He also writes in the Wealth Creation section of

Before founding his own company, Gerry Dougherty worked as an advisor and manager with various large financial service organizations. He holds a bachelor of arts in political science from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and a certificate in financial management from the American College of Financial Services and Penn State University.

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Gerard Dougherty
Boston, MA US