Tony Steuer is an author and advocate for Financial Preparedness. Tony helps people prepare for any financial emergency. Tony’s created the Get Ready Initiative for consumers and professionals which provides resources and best practices on financial preparedness along with spotlighting leading financial literacy advocates. Tony’s books, including GET READY!, Insurance Made Easy and Questions and Answers on Life Insurance have won numerous awards. Tony is the founder of the Get Ready Initiative which includes the Get Ready Financial Calendar (providing a monthly action item to maintain financial preparedness), the Get Ready financial organization system, Get Ready Podcast, Get Ready Toolkit, Get Ready Newsletter, Get Ready Financial Resources Directory, Get Ready Principles and the GET READY! Financial Standards, a best practices playbook for the financial services industry. Tony served as long term member of the California Department of Insurance Curriculum Board. Tony is regularly featured in media including the New York Times, the Washington Post, Fast Company and other media and has appeared as a guest on shows like ABC’s Seven on Your Side. Visit www.tonysteuer.com.