Daniel J. “Dan” Griffin Jr., RICP®, NSSA®


Daniel J. “Dan” Griffin Jr., RICP®, NSSA®

Retirement Planning Advisor
National Social Security Advisor Certificate Holder
330.650.6360 x1121 |

Dan is a Retirement Planning Advisor for Nye Financial Group, Inc.

Dan works with Nye’s clients and prospective clients in the development and implementation of retirement income plans utilizing strategies designed to diversify and optimize their sources of contractual income and minimize income risk in retirement and implement tax-efficient withdrawal strategies.

Our “resident expert” on Social Security benefits planning, Dan often appears as guest host of our weekly radio show, "The Retirement Planning Show with Rick Nye," to share his knowledge and insights on strategies to maximize lifetime benefits. He is also responsible for the development of our firm’s marketing strategy and plan implementation.

Dan has been a member of the Nye Financial Group team for nearly 15 years. Prior to joining us, Dan was Senior Sales & Marketing Manager for one of the country’s most respected life settlement providers, where he managed the sales and case management functions. More recently, he served as Regional Director, Life Settlements, for the nation’s largest independent wholesale provider of life insurance and annuity products.

Dan also holds his Ohio Life and Health and Life Settlement licenses, The American College’s Retirement Income Certified Professional® designation, and is a National Social Security Advisor Certificate Holder.

Dan and his wife, Linda, reside in Hudson, Ohio. In his free time, Dan enjoys spending time with family (especially at Holden Beach, NC), including daughters, Erica and Delaney; son, Daniel III; and his five grandchildren, Ethan, Evan, Bella, Enzo and Apollo, cheering on Cleveland’s professional sports teams and bass fishing.


  • Retirement Income Certified Professional® - The American College
  • National Social Security Advisor Certificate Holder
  • Licensed Independent Life Insurance Agent
  • Licensed Life Settlement Broker

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