Dock David Treece is a finance writer and editor in the personal finance, insurance, and real estate investing space. Before his tenure at Fit Small Business, Dock’s professional background was deeply rooted in the securities and investment advisory industry. As a former registered investment advisory rep and former registered securities rep, Dock advised clients with critical personal financial planning and decision-making. Dock also served on the FINRA Small Firm Advisory Board, where he assisted industry regulators in understanding the state of the industry and regulatory initiatives. As an experienced columnist, he has provided engaging, actionable commentary on financial markets and economic developments for well-known publications like SafeHaven and Marketwatch. His expertise has also been featured by the likes of CNBC, Forbes, and Yahoo Financial. During his free time, Dock and his wife Kiah split their time between North Carolina—where they own their own business dealing antiques and fine art—and Tennessee where they own a small hobby farm.