VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 24, 2014) - Financial expert and author Coreen T. Sol, CFA, will be speaking at the 2014 Finance & Wellness Retreat held at the 5-Star Sparkling Hill Resort & Spa in Vernon, BC from Friday, October 24 to Sunday, October 26 2014. Coreen T. Sol will be conducting workshops for women on the how-to's of redefining financial risk and developing an investment policy statement.

A leading professional in her field, Sol will be drawing from more than 20 years of financial planning experience to provide expert insight on the best ways to invest for a more financially secure future. She will also share tips from her recently released book, Practically Investing - those of which smart investors have practiced for years and that attendees will be able to apply to their own finances. Coreen's philosophy surrounding investment strategy is to help her clients maximize their opportunities for growth with expertly informed choices.

The 2014 Finance & Wellness Retreat is a non-profit event that provides financial literacy for women through financial workshops. Other industry experts will conduct fitness and health coaching activities. The weekend will include investment workshops and seminars from Coreen herself, as well as other financial experts. Topics will range from risk assessment to charitable giving. There is a limit of 30 attendees, providing an intimate atmosphere and encouraging interaction among participants and speakers. All meals and activities are included in the registration fee. Attendees will have access to the luxurious amenities offered by the Sparkling Hill Resort & Spa.

Weekend packages start at $699.00 and are available for purchase online.

"As a working mother, I understand the importance of making the most of your money," said Sol, "My workshops aim to teach women not necessarily how to invest more but how to invest smarter - both for now and the future."

About Coreen T. Sol

Coreen T. Sol, Chartered Financial Analyst, is a Portfolio Manager with more than 20 years of experience in private wealth management. She was one of the first personal banker licensees in British Columbia to sell mutual funds to bank clients. Sol recently launched her first book, Practically Investing, and has appeared as an expert on BNN and Global TV. She has also been featured in the Vancouver Sun.

Coreen is also the leader of the Okanagan and Vancouver Women's Investment Clubs. Lunch meetings are held once a month in both cities; the meeting strives to help attendees collaborate over investment and financial strategies. The monthly meeting serves as a venue for participants to discuss investment opportunities in a supportive environment.

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