Kirk D. Scott

Personal Financial Coach & The “I Can Man”

Kirk is a personal financial coach, professional Speaker, Seminar Leader, Author and Life Coach who specializes in personal growth, confidence building, peak performance, relationship and career coaching. He is based out of Shorewood, IL where he maintains a private practice.

Known to many as, the “I CAN” Man, in which the I CAN is an acronym for Increasing Confidence to take Action Now!

He serves as a “Confidence” practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. In addition to being a Professional Speaker, Life Coach, Seminar Leader and Local Television Host, Kirk has also presented nationally to general audiences speaking on the topics of Confidence Building, Peak Performance, Team Building and Leadership.

He is a collaborative, solution-focused Coach and Speaker. Through this approach, he provides support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. He will help you find your purpose and follow your passions to be the best you that you can be.

A lifelong student of Les Brown and Jim Rohn, Kirk integrates coaching techniques and helpful assignments to offer a highly-personalized program tailored to you. With compassion, understanding and enthusiasm, he works with you to help build on your strengths and attain the personal and business growth you are committed to achieving.

What I Can do for You?

Financial Coaching

I am a professional in the financial services industry.  Understanding that most people struggle with freedom because of money, I focus on providing financial education and coaching to help families achieve financial independence.

Retirement Planning

At AFA our retirement planning process allows you to capture market growth, while simultaneously eliminating losses. Learning how this powerful strategy works could help you and your family.

Life Insurance

We are experts in all areas of life insurance.  It is our mission that every client we work with has the proper protection to cover their family and to make sure they do not spend more than is necessary on premiums.

Credit Restoration

Understanding your credit score and managing your debt is extremely important to achieving financial independence.  We are experts in helping families restore their and showing them how to eliminate debt.

Auto & Home Insurance

American Financial Associates represents the best companies to provide you with the right auto, home and business insurance for your needs.  We will find your the right coverage at the best cost.

Medicare Supplements

Medicare is a federal health insurance program that provides health care options for senior citizens and disabled citizens. There are 4 parts of Medicare: Part A, Part B, Part C, and Part D.

Supplemental Plans

We can help you find the proper insurance for every need.  As a full service brokerage AFA offers dental plans, travel insurance, long term care insurance, critical illness insurance and much more.

Health Insurance

American Financial Associates has been an experienced and trusted broker in the health insurance market place for over 20 years.  We can help our clients navigate the increasingly complex and changing waters of health insurance.

Financial Education

At AFA our whole business is based on financial education.  We believe that teaching our client how money works is better than selling products.  Ask me about our next free educational workshop.

The Companies We Keep

Who is American Financial Associates?

More about Kirk Douglas Scott


I am always striving and growing.  Here are just a few of ways that I help others.

Motivational Speaker
Financial Coaching
Business Development



Farragut H.S. in Chicago


Illinois State University in Normal, IL


Insurance, Real Estate & Engineer


Two inspiring books

Published Author

The first entitled “I Can… Because I SAY So!” A motivational and inspirational book that will help you “unlock your present” and live the life you were born to live because YOU SAY SO!

His newest release: “Mind Your Business: Live on Purpose” gives the reader insights on how to overcome emotional and mental barriers which prevent you from living your best life!

“The Motivational Moments Show”

Internet Radio Host

TLN (Total Living Network) Comcast CH 138

Television Host

The I CAN Institute of Empowerment CEO of KDSCOTT ENTERPRISE, LLC


How to Contact Me

Get in Touch…


It is no secret that today many families struggle with their financial decisions. When looking at the past it’s easy to understand why Americans are worried about the future. It doesn’t take much research or an advanced college degree to find a trend. There is a problem with how families traditionally invest their money, that problem is risk. Now today, with an overabundance of information, uncertainty about who to trust and an extremely volatile economy many families are searching for safe alternatives to traditional financial planning in hopes to stop worrying about what comes next!

We strive to build, inspire and share financial independence – one family at a time – by providing a team of dynamic Financial coaches who use our unique financial perspective to change the way people think, feel and plan towards their financial future.

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