Financial Planner, adjunct professor, and Writer

Resides In

Hallsville, Texas


Southern Arkansas University Texas A&M University, Texarkana Texas A&M University, Commerce Hampton University


Financial Planning, Investing, Personal Finance, Retirement, Taxes (Personal)

Company Info

Brandon Renfro LLC


Member of Investopedia’s Financial Review Board

Has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, U.S. News & World Report, AARP, Business Insider, and other national publications.

Written for both academic and general audiences


Brandon Renfro has both an academic background and professional experience in personal finance. He teaches at the college level and works with clients on practical retirement issues which has allowed him to develop a thorough breadth of perspective on personal finance, investing, and taxes.

He also writes personal finance articles for both academic and general audiences. He is a regular contributor to a research review column in the Journal of Financial Planning.


Brandon received his undergrad degree in finance from Southern Arkansas University, his masters in finance from Texas A&M University in Commerce, his MBA from Texas A&M University in Texarkana, and his PhD in Finance from Hampton University.

His professional certifications include the Certified Financial Planner designation, Retirement Income Certified Professional, and Enrolled Agent.