American College Retools ChFC Program
New courses address divorce, behavioral finance and financial planning for LGBT community.
Obama Threatens to Veto Bonus Depreciation Extension
Bonus depreciation was “never intended to be a permanent corporate giveaway,” the Obama administration said as the House passed a bill to make it permanent.
The ‘Dog Pack’ Leadership Lessons
Dogs don’t micromanage, but like a pack, a great team will practice self-discipline.
How Advisors Dodged ’08 Meltdown: FA Insight Study
Congratulations, advisors. The years since the financial crisis were a struggle, but you made it work. FA Insight has the numbers to prove it.
3 Ways Advisors Can Use Social Media Content to Connect With Clients
Sharing compelling content is the most effective way to engage an audience on social media, but don't forget the emotional component.
DOL Fiduciary Redraft Opposed by 90% of FSI Advisors: FSI Poll
Advisors say the DOL should not redefine fiduciary under ERISA, according to an FSI poll. Most advisors also think the GOP will win the Senate.
A Different Take on the Invasion of the Robo-Advisors
Beyond the hype, what are the investment approaches held by the biggest online advice providers, and which human advisors stand to lose?
Rengan Rajaratnam Cleared of Insider-Trading Conspiracy
Rengan Rajaratnam, the brother of Galleon Group co-founder Raj Rajaratnam, has been found not guilty.
Fund Firms Lag in Social Security Support to Advisors
Only BlackRock is recognized as a Social Security resource by a majority of advisors; the Social Security Administration is the top source of information overall.
How Next-Gen Advisors Do Business; Seeking Better 401(k)s: July Research Highlights—Slideshow
The July 2014 issue of Research magazine looks at the future of financial advice from multiple angles. The cover story, "Next-Gen Advisors Have Arrived," profiles four up-and-coming young advisors in the Los Angeles area.