Robert Powell, CFP®, is the editor and publisher of Retirement Daily on TheStreet. He is also a retirement columnist for USA TODAY, as well as the editor of the Investments and Wealth Institute’s (IWI) Retirement Management Journal, the first-ever peer-reviewed journal focused solely on retirement income, and host of IWI’s Exceptional Advisor podcast. Powell is also a founder of, a new streaming service focused on personal finance, a columnist for Callaway Climate Insights, and an instructor in the Salem State University Online Elder Planning Specialist program. Over the years, his work has been published in The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, MarketWatch, and AARP. Previously, Powell served as the editor of Retirement Weekly, published by MarketWatch-Dow Jones.