Jeffrey Levine, CPA/PFS, CFP, AIF, CWS, MSA, aka The Hammer, is a nationally recognized thought leader within the financial planning community. Ask The Hammer is a short form video personal finance series hosted by Robert Powell, CFP, aka Mr. Retirement, and featuring Jeffrey answering personal finance questions. He is the Lead Financial Planning Nerd for Kitces.com
, a leading online resource for financial planning professionals, and also serves as the Chief Planning Officer for Buckingham Wealth Partners
. In 2020, Jeffrey Levine was named to Investment Advisor Magazine’s IA25, as one of the top 25 voices to turn to during uncertain times. Also in 2020, Jeffrey was named by Financial Advisor Magazine as a Young Advisor to Watch. Jeffrey is a recipient of the Standing Ovation award, presented by the AICPA Financial Planning Division for “exemplary professional achievement in personal financial planning services.” He was also named to the 2017 class of 40 Under 40 by InvestmentNews, which recognizes “accomplishment, contribution to the financial advice industry, leadership and promise for the future.” Jeffrey is the Creator and Program Leader for Savvy IRA Planning®
, as well as the Co-Creator and Co-Program Leader for Savvy Tax Planning®
, both offered through Horsesmouth, LLC
. He is a regular contributor to Forbes.com, as well as numerous industry publications, and is commonly sought after by journalists for his insights.