Nicola has worked within the financial services industry since the early 1990's. She began her financial career as a pension plan actuary and provided investment advice to pension plans. She has gained experience by working with both UBS Financial Services and Merrill Lynch as a financial advisor. She started Financial Strategies of Amelia in 2010. Nicola is a CFA Chartered Financial Analyst, RICP and in addition holds a postgraduate business qualification and a MS degree in Microbiology. It is important to understand your financial position before you land up on your own and if you are already on your own it is important to ensure that you are on a path to success.