Michael J. Lehrhaupt, President & CEO of Strategies for Retirement, is pleased to announce the opening of his new office in Shelton located at 5 Commerce Drive, Suite 4. \u00a0The official opening, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and welcoming remarks by Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce President, Bill Purcell, took place on Monday, Nov. 2. Strategies for Retirement was previously located in Milford. Since 1998, Lehrhaupt has helping clients protect their assets and income due to risks they may face in retirement. The belief of the Strategies for Retirement team is to provide a sound, holistic financial plan for retirement, which should include well defined strategies to address such risks as longevity, market volatility and unexpected illness. \u201cWe work with our clients to develop a plan that will protect their retirement assets and income\u201d, Lehrhaupt said. \u201cMany retirees underestimate lifestyle costs, medical expenses and inflation when determining how much retirement income they will really need.\u201d In addition to helping over 1,200 clients protect their retirement assets and income, Michael is a well-renowned trainer and educator in the field of Retirement Planning. \u00a0He is a sought after and highly regarded public speaker, having spoken on numerous occasions at national events. \u00a0In addition, Michael has been quoted in many local and national publications, including The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. Strategies for Retirement offers a complimentary \u201cRetirement Review\u201d, which helps individuals begin the process of determining how much retirement income they will really need. \u00a0For more information, contact the office at (203) 372-4442.