About the Author
Frank Sheed and his wife, Maise Ward, founded the well-known London publishing house Sheed and Ward in 1926. Together they published some of the finest Catholic literature of the first half of the twentieth century. Known for his sharp mind and clarity of expression, Sheed became a famous Catholic apologist, writing several books including "Theology and Sanity, A Map of Life, " and "To Know Christ Jesus".
Founder of Prism Planning, Inc. located in Midtown Manhattan and the Hudson Valley. In addition, Mr. Tissot has successfully completed his Series 7, Series 63 examinations and has obtained his NYS license for life and health insurance. Mr. Tissot pursued his Bachelor s degree at the University of Michigan where he majored in Psychology and Philosophy. In the late 1980 s, Mr. Tissot started attending seminars on financial planning for the disabled and terminally ill. After performing pro bono work for 5 years, he went back to school to gain the formal education to become a CFP Certificant. Mr. Tissot gained his Certificate of Financial Planning through New York University while simultaneously taking further financial courses at SUNY. As Director of Career Development on the Board of the FPA-NY, he initiated a CFP Education Program, providing a resource center and supplemental exam preparation to the chapter s CFP candidates beginning his association with Keir Educational Resources. He continues his pro bono work with the terminally ill and has been quoted in several major publications as well and has appeared on a variety of talk shows as an expert on the subject. Mr. Tissot currently serves on the FPA Board of Directors.