Charles Lawrence is a retired investment professional of 35 years. Charles (Charlie) retired from Prudential Investments after 27 years as a Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Strategist. In that role he represented Prudential to financial advisors and their clients about the economy and financial markets. He later joined Wells Fargo Advisors where he retired in 2018 as a Senior Vice President and Regional Advice Officer. Charlie edits a weekly newsletter on the economy and financal markets for financial professionals.