About the Author

By day, you might know Christopher Carosa as the oft-quoted President of the Bullfinch Fund and its investment adviser Carosa Stanton Asset Management, LLC. When he’s not helping his exclusive group of clients achieve their lifetime dreams, he writes. The author of two books on investing, a stage play and more than 400 articles on everything from Modern Portfolio Theory to white cream donuts, Mr. Carosa has been a popular and entertaining speaker from coast to coast. Besides the local media, he has been interviewed and quoted in The New York Times, Barron’s, CNN and Fox Business News. But what he enjoys most, though, is sharing the spell-binding stories of Greater Western New York hidden gems with area clubs, societies and organizations. Now, for the first time, he shares some of those same stories with fans, friends and followers of our region. Those willing to join him on his crusade to promote all things Greater Western New York are invited to visit GreaterWesternNewYork.com to learn more.

Mr. Carosa has also written 401 Fiduciary Solutions – Expert Guidance for 401(k) Plan Sponsors on How to Effectively and Safely Manage Plan Compliance and Investments by Sharing the Fiduciary Burden with Experienced Professionals (Pandamensional Solutions, Inc., 2012); The Macaroni Kid (a stage play first produced before sold out audiences in 2008); A Life Full of Wonder (an unpublished novel written in 2005); and, Due Diligence: The Individual Trustees Guide to Selecting and Monitoring a Professional Investment Adviser (ARDMAN Regional, Ltd., 1999). In addition to other publications, he has written more than 300 articles for FiduciaryNews.com.

If you’d like to read more by Mr. Carosa, feel free to browse his author’s site, ChrisCarosa.com; his site to another book he’s working on, LifetimeDreamGuide.com; his site devoted to his first love, AstronomyTop100.com and a site where both he and his daughter offer reviews to classic Hollywood movies, MightyMovieMoments.com.