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Louis Paolillo of Freehold was recently hired as a financial advisor at First Financial Federal Credit Union’s Investment & Retirement Center. Paolillo brings over 25 years of banking and finance experience to First Financial Federal Credit Union. Prior to his employment at First Financial, he was vice-president at Bear Stearns, vice-president of network operations at Morgan Stanley and most recently, a financial advisor at Wells Fargo. Paolillo is an accredited Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor and also holds his Series 7, Series 66, and Series 63 accreditations. As a financial advisor, Paolillo will be responsible for designing investment strategies based on individuals’ unique goals and risk tolerances, as well as developing retirement plans. Paolillo received a Bachelor of Arts degree in business and a minor in economics from Lycoming College. In his spare time he coaches youth basketball, plays golf, and volunteers as the vice-president of the Red Bank Catholic Athletic Booster Club. Paolillo lives in Freehold, NJ with his wife and two children.