Frank Wiginton - Bio


Frank Wiginton is a highly sought after personal finance speaker, coach, educator, Certified Financial Planner and author of the book How to Eat an Elephant: Achieving Financial Success One Bite at a Time. For the last five years, a large amount of Frank’s works has been focused around coaching employees on their personal finances through a career transition. As the personal finance coach Frank has worked with employees of all levels, from senior management to factory floor staff. Frank delivers customized workshops, one-on-one counseling and personalized, comprehensive financial planning for individuals.  Some of the companies Frank has worked with in the past include: Sony BMG, BCE, Apotex, Ontario Power Generation, The Toronto Star, Dundee Securities, and many others.

Frank’s commitment to employee financial education led to him being asked to present to the national Task Force on Financial Literacy. Frank has also produced a White Paper titled: Increase Profitability Through Financial Literacy; Restore Productivity and Regain Organizational Commitment Through Employee Financial Education.

Frank is routinely asked by the media to comment on personal finance issues. Appearing on Business News Network (BNN), CITYTV, Global TV, and heard on CBC radio and quoted in the Globe and Mail, National Post, Toronto Star, MACLEANS, Canadian Business, Chatelaine, Benefits Canada, and Money Sense Magazine.

He is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Registered Retirement Consultant (RRC), Financial Management Advisor (FMA), Canadian Investment Manager (CIM), Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI) and Fellow of the FPSC.

A passionate sailor, traveler, photographer, and outdoorsman, Frank lives and works in the Toronto area with his wife and daughters.