As with most other things in life, the key to achieving your long-term financial objectives is preparing. Your goal may be to fund your children’s college education, protect your family during your working years, or guarantee your own retirement security. These things won’t happen by accident. It’s important to determine what you’d like to achieve financially and then map out a strategy that will help you meet those goals. The good news is that it’s never too late to start.

Of course, preparing for your financial future can be intimidating. Luckily, you don't have to do it alone. As a New York Life insurance agent, and a Registered Representative of NYLIFE Securities LLC. I am a trained professional who can help you identify your financial needs and then determine which insurance and financial products can best help you meet your objectives.

I received my accounting degree from Florida Southern College in 1979 with highest honors.  I attended Law School at the University of Florida and received my law degree in 1982.  I received my Chartered Life Underwriter® designatrion from the American College in 1998.  In 2003, I received my Chartered Financial Consultant® designation from the American College.

I am a licensed attorney* and practied law from 1982 thru 1990 in the State of Florida and began my financial services career with New York Life in 1990.

Please use my Web site as a resource, and do not hesitate to contact me for additional information or to schedule a meeting. Thank you for your interest. 


John Duda is an agent licensed to sell insurance through New York Life Insurance Company and may be licensed with various other independent unaffiliated insurance companies in the state of . No insurance business may be conducted outside the state referenced.

John Duda is a Registered Representative of and offers securities products & services through NYLIFE Securities LLC, Member FINRA/SIPC, a licensed insurance agency, and a wholly-owned subsidiary of New York Life Insurance Company, 100 Nw 62nd St Ste 962, Ft Lauderdale, FL, 33309, 954-958-4175. In this regard, this communication is strictly intended for individuals residing in the state of Florida. No offers may be made or accepted from any resident outside the specific state referenced.

The Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), The Premier Association of Financial Professionals®, is recognized globally as the standard of excellence for life insurance sales performance in the insurance and financial services industry.

Neither New York Life Insurance Company nor its agents or affiliates provide tax, legal, or accounting advice. Please consult your own tax, legal, or accounting professional before making any decisions.