Louis G. Scatigna, CFP, is financial expert who excels at clearly explaining complex fiscal matters. Since 1983 he has been a financial advisor and a licensed investment broker and since 1987 a tax accountant. In 1987, Lou founded AFM Investments, Inc., a full service financial planning, tax preparation and investment firm in Howell, New Jersey, where he serves as the President and CEO.

For over 10 years, Lou has hosted the top rated radio program, The Financial Physician, in which he answers listeners’ telephone questions on their financial concerns. Lou gives his audience straightforward tough love and stresses the importance of financial responsibility and financial literacy. His unorthodox approach has made him a maverick who does not hesitate to question and challenge both trendy and traditionally accepted financial-industry views. He warned of the present financial crises more than two years ago. Lou’s radio programs can be found on his radio show website ( He also provides additional comments and advice on his daily blog.

At AFM Investments (800-732-5250), a 22-year old financial advisory firm, Lou provides financial advice to many families and specializes in senior financial issues. Lou’s advice is built on rock-solid research and information and based on well-reasoned approaches that have consistently passed the test of time. He excels at explaining and demystifying complex financial matters and putting them in clear, direct language that everyone can quickly grasp.

A dynamic and popular speaker, Lou has been quoted in numerous newspapers including USA Today. He has also been a frequent guest on New York City radio and TV programs. He has become a self-made, multi-millionaire and philanthropist who is devoted to helping the less fortunate. Recently, he completed the pilot for a reality-television program called Operation Rescue that he hosts ( Each week, audiences will see Lou putting together resources and rescuing actual families that are struggling through deep financial crisis and dire need. This feel-good, docudrama spotlights Lou’s caring, resourcefulness, determination and appeal.

A native of Howell, NJ, Lou is a graduate of Rutgers University. He is married to Susan, his high-school sweetheart, and they have two children, Matthew and Michelle. They currently reside at the Jersey Shore.

AFM Investments, Inc. is service financial planning firm. Securities transactions through Leigh Baldwin & Co, member FINRA and SIPC. Registered Advisory services are through Summit Alliance.