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Author: Alicia Dion

About Alicia Dion

Alicia Dion is a personal finance expert, financial coach, and founder of Friend of Finance. She loves creating content that helps people understand and overcome their fears around investing, and helping others unlock their potential to build wealth. She was formerly a financial advisor for retirees and is now sharing her industry insight through writing, coaching, and financial courses!


Alicia Dion started off her career as an English tutor in Shanghai City, China. She later became a financial advisor at OCTO Capital Wealth Management where she helped younger generations with 401(k), evaluations, 401(k) rollovers, opening IRA's and Roth IRA's. She currently works as an Investment Counselor at Fisher Investments where she helps clients reach their financial goals by providing a tailored approach to investment management. Alicia has been a volunteer attendant for the Tour de France Grand Depart for the past six years.


Alicia graduated with a bachelors degree from Sino-British College USST as well as a degree from the University of Huddersfield, graduating with a 4.0 GPA in Mathematics.
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