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For more than 20 years, Coach Brad has assisted retirees and near-retirees in setting up more than $90,000,000 in fixed annuity products...

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“Retirement success should not be based on assets but on retirement income”.

“Life doesn’t allow ‘do-overs’ in retirement.”

“Annuities: not a financial decision but a life-style decision.”



“Offense wins games; defense wins CHAMPIONSHIPS.”



James H. (Brad) Bradford Jr., also known as “Coach Brad”, has been a leader in the financial industry for more than twenty years.


Coach’s winning formula started at a young age, having overcome a serious eye injury to achieve success.  He played football, basketball and baseball in high school but mainly focused his coaching career on the gridiron.  He was on the football staff at the University of Alabama and the University of Louisville.