Don Chamberlin Jr., CFEd®, CFF®, CFEI, CFEBC
President | CEO
Don Chamberlin has devoted 33 years as a financial advisor to helping people plan a comfortable future. In fact, he originally founded The Chamberlin Group in 2002 with the goal of assisting families who wish to preserve their legacy for themselves rather than Uncle Sam. By combining tax, income, estate, and insurance planning, he created a one stop shop to assist St. Louisans with their complete financial future.
Don is a member of The National Association of Tax Consultants, as well as The National Association of Tax Professionals. In St. Louis, Don has conducted nearly 500 educational workshops over the past 15 years. His topics are as varied as tax reform, estate preservation, asset protection, and as simple as organizing your important papers, and reducing expenses; establishing himself as a leader in educating his community on tax and retirement issues.
As the President of the St. Louis Chapter of the American Financial Education Alliance (AFEA) Don has taught classes for this non-profit National Education organization at University of Missouri St. Louis, Missouri Baptist University, the St. Louis County library system, as well as at Fortune 500 companies.
In the National media Don has been published in articles from Money Magazine, USA Today, U.S. News & World Report, Financial Planning Magazine, Retirement Advisor Magazine, Financial Times, Life Health Pro, and several others. Locally he has been quoted by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and Illinois Business Journal as well as being a contributor on KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis in the Morning.
Don is a member of the Million Dollar Round Table’s (MDRT) elite Top of the Table. MDRT is the Premier Association of Financial Professionals where members are recognized for their outstanding professionalism and knowledge related to financial topics.
Don has been married to Susie (Shipman) Chamberlin for 34 years. Susie is always supportive of Don helping people in their community with retirement issues. They both love their dog and are huge fans of the St. Louis Cardinals and love going to the home and road games.