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Advisors and assets continue to migrate from the investment sales model of Wall Street wirehouses to the fiduciary model of fee-based RIAs.
People are living longer and staying in the workforce well beyond age 65, forcing advisors to come up with a new retirement-planning model.
Bottom-up investing, which banks on individual securities bucking market trends, demands that investors do their homework.
As the younger, digital set creates families with greater financial complexity, will they still trust a robot to manage their money?
Mind maps are transforming the way advisors communicate with clients, resulting in significant time savings and increased revenue.
Constant rumors of rising rates has left many investors complacent about very real warning signs that the bond market is getting riskier.
Mistakes retirees make in the complicated process of claiming Social Security include taking benefits too soon and deferring tax deferrals.
Reverse mortgages can help turn home equity into needed cash but carries risks, depending on homeowners' health and financial stability.
Career coaches offer four tips for new job seekers looking to reenter the workforce after years away from their professions.
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority disciplined several financial services firms and individuals in May 2015.
Advisors of the boomer generation are grooming—and quizzing—Gen Y prospects in an attempt to revitalize and shore up the industry.
HighTower's Elliot Weissbluth believes financial services will wed robo-advisor technology to the holistic approach of human advisors.
A survey by Caring.com finds that more than half of Americans don't know where their parents keep their estate plans ... or what is in them.
Americans working overseas remain subject to U.S. tax law and may face restrictions on investment and access to credit at home and abroad.
Common mistakes many Americans make in retirement planning include pulling money out of bear markets and not spending wisely once retired.
Faced with a rise in online fraud, more financial advisors are instituting cybersecurity protocols to ensure clients' account integrity.
Ivory Johnson, founder of Delancey Wealth Management, explains the differences between revocable and irrevocable living trusts.
Most Americans want to find a way to stay in their own homes, close to family and friends, during their golden years.
The Chinese-American market remains largely untapped by financial advisors, who are challenged by cultural and linguistic differences.
Traditional financial advisors and new automated robo-advisor competition differ in price, services, approach and degree of personalization.
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Socially responsible investing has caught on and accounts for nearly one-fifth of the money under professional management.
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