Mathew is the owner and Portfolio Manager of Gambit Securities and the co-owner and managing partner of JBJ Invest. His 22 years of financial experience include 15 years as a portfolio manager in addition to roles as editor, business analyst and consultant in the financial publishing, brokerage, banking, and electronic trading industries. Mathew holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Auburn University, is a Level III Candidate in the CFA® program, and has been published and quoted in periodicals such as Forbes, Market Watch, The Washington Post, The New York Post, and the Wall Street Journal Network. He has appeared on financial and news programs broadcast by national and local affiliates of ABC, NBC, Fox News, and NPR. He has also been a keynote speaker at numerous investing conferences such as the National Association of Investors Corporation (NAIC) annual convention and American Association of Individual Investors (AAII) events across the country.

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Gambit Securities is an independent portfolio management firm located in Charleston, South Carolina. The company provides discretionary investment management to clients based on the methods originally developed by CEO Mathew Emmert for the Motley Fool Income Investor™ and Dividend Gambit™ newsletters, which he published from 2003 - 2011. In July of that year, the Dividend Gambit™ newsletter subscriber base was acquired by Morningstar®, but the Dividend Gambit™ philosophy itself is actively employed today on behalf of investment-management clients of Gambit Securities.

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