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The advisors at Salem Investment Counselors are always available for written and live interviews. To check availability, please contact David Rea at dr@salemcounsel.com or 336-768-7230.

October 6, 2020
David Rea appears on CNBC to discuss the state of the stock market and Salem’s #1 ranking
Stock prices are “OK” — neither cheap nor pricy — given prevailing interest rates and other factors like federal stimulus money that’s been pumped into the U.S. economy since the spring, according to David Rea, the president of Salem Investment Counselors.
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October 5, 2020
Kip Keener discusses the use of technology by investment advisors during the pandemic with CNBC
Advisory firms have had to find ways to be able to adapt through the use of virtual technologies to keep their meetings going with clients. That newfound comfort will probably change advisory practices well into the future.
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October 4, 2020
Dale Brown discusses what inspired him to help others manage their money with CNBC
I grew up in a family business, [and] what I learned in the family business was perhaps as important in working with people as everything I learned in college.
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December 19, 2019
David Rea on Asset TV: Advice for Financial Advisors and Investors
David Rea talks markets and shares his advice for financial advisors and investors heading into the new year. He is President of Salem Investment Counselors, which took the #1 spot this year on CNBC’s FA 100 list.
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November 25, 2019

Dale Brown discusses why financial advisors should strive for a higher standard with CNBC
While advisors recognize situations that may merit life insurance, some — particularly fee-only registered investment advisors or RIAs — have been put off by the conflicts that arise from recommending commission-based products.
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October 23, 2019
Salem Investment Counselors Ranked #1 on the 2019 CNBC Financial Advisor 100
Salem Investment Counselors (Salem) was ranked as the top financial advisory firm on the CNBC FA 100 list, which was developed by CNBC in partnership with data provider AccuPoint Solutions. According to CNBC, “The CNBC FA 100 celebrates the advisory firms that top…
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October 23, 2019
David Rea, President of Salem Investment Counselors interview on CNBC
As the #1 ranked financial advisory firm on the CNBC FA 100 for 2019, David Rea was interviewed on CNBC about Salem Investment Counselor’s approach to investing and his take on the current market.
October 10, 2019
David Rea as guest commentator on CNBC Market News program
David Rea talks about his take on the market and what a middle aged investor should do in this environment.
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