David McKnight is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He is also an alumnus of Brigham Young University (BYU). He graduated with Honors from BYU in 1997. He and his wife Felice have seven children.
David is a financial speaker and for more than 20 years, he has helped put thousands of Americans on the road to the zero percent tax bracket. He has made frequent appearances in Forbes, USA Today, New York Times, Fox Business, CBS Radio, Bloomberg Radio, Huffington Post, Reuters, CNBC, Yahoo Finance, Nasdaq.com, Investor’s Business Daily, MarketWatch and numerous other national publications.
He is also the author of the books Tax-Free Income for Life, The Power of Zero, Look Before You Lirp, and The Volatility Shield. His bestselling book The Power of Zero has sold over 250,000 copies. The updated and revised version was published by Penguin Random House. When the book was first published and released in September of 2018; it finished the week as the #2 most-sold business book in the world.
In 2019 and 2020, Forbes Magazine ranked The Power of Zero as one of the top-10 financial resources in the country. The book was recently made into a full-length documentary film entitled The Power of Zero.
As the President of David McKnight & Company, David mentors hundreds of financial advisors from across the country who specialize in The Power of Zero retirement approach.