Francis G. Bitterly CFP®

Author, student of comparative religions, Christian mystic and contemplative.

Francis G. Bitterly, CFP®, leads a wealth management team based in Red Bank, New Jersey as a Managing Director, Wealth Advisor, Sr. Portfolio Management Director, and Certified Financial Planner®.

Since graduating from Rutgers University in New Jersey in 1985 with a B.S. in Business Management, Fran has spent the past 32 years helping his clients make wise and informed decisions about their money to enable them to achieve what is most important to them.

He has been recognized five times by Barron’s Magazine as one of the nation’s top financial advisors.

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“As the drop relinquishes its mortal sense of self and yields to its intrinsic nature— that of the ocean itself—the very nature of the ocean is revealed. Tremendous relief comes flooding in as we admit to ourselves that the ego, with all of its opinionated positionality based on an inherited sense of separateness, is actually not only the cause of our stress and woe, but also the root of all obsessive thinking and desire.”
-The Yoga Of True Wealth, Francis Bitterly

Yoga of True Wealth

Wisdom from a Heart on Wall St

Presented With sincerity, honesty and heart, this is a touching true story replete with the deepest wisdom and most poignant truths. The fact that these golden threads are interwoven in the tapestry of human life unfolding makes it all the more medicine for the soul.

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Realization of Your own consciousness- The Yoga Of True Wealth

Excerpt From:  Joel Goldsmith “Consciousness Unfolding”  Wilder Publications, Inc. This is a tremendous teaching from one of the great master's of the twentieth century.  Many of today's most celebrated authors on spirituality credit Joel Goldsmith for showing them...

That which is being sought is the seeker himself-St Francis of Assisi

Wisdom - The Yoga of True Wealth “Know the Truth, and the truth shall set you free.” These words of Jesus are not referring to some foreign concept of faith. They are referring to the truth of what you are beyond your titles, accomplishments, sorrows, personal story,...

Crossing the threshold of pain into freedom

December 30 2017 "ON PAIN"  by Kahlil Gibran “Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. Even as the stone of the fruit must break, that its heart may stand in the sun, so must you know pain. And could you keep your heart in wonder at the...

Into the Mysticism of Silence

We were born before the wind Also younger than the sun Ere the bonnie boat was won as we sailed into the mystic –Van Morrison “Into the Mystic’ This beautiful song by Van Morrison always makes me think of the mystery of faith and love found in silence and what it...

The power of faith in Christ

This is the first step in aligning us with the Love of God. If God is Love and Spiritual practice involves relinquishing the ego experience (fear/judgment/separation) then loving oneself puts us on the right track. The story of Jesus is the personification of perfect...

Everything else can wait but the search for God

"Empty your mind of all thoughts. Let your heart be at peace. Watch the turmoil of beings. Contemplate their return. Each separate being in the universe returns to the common source. Returning to the source is serenity. If you don't realize the source, you stumble in...

What Is the Real Truth? Taking That Inner Journey

"No eye has seen, no ear has heard, and no mind has conceived the things that God has prepared for those who love Him." —1 Corinthians 2:9 The truth is in the knowing that there’s nothing that we perceive outside of ourselves—our wealth, material possessions, status,...