Dividend-Paying Stocks May Be Riskier Than Many Think
"Some of the highest dividend-paying stocks tend to be some of the riskiest,” says Jim Cahn, CIO of Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services.
5 Ways to Help Employees Boost Retirement Savings
Employers worry about pushing their employees too hard to save, but there are some ways they can help, Northern Trust says.
Top GOP Senators Press DOL to Extend Fiduciary Comment Period
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and HELP Committee leader Lamar Alexander were among those sending the letter asking for a 45-day extension.
Sen. Hatch: SAFE Retirement Act Will Be Reintroduced
Senate Finance Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, plans to resubmit legislation to stop DOL from writing fiduciary rules for IRAs.
Advisor Helps Divorcing Women, Extends Franchise Nationwide
Candace Bahr has helped more than 10,000 women over the years through divorce workshops, while building a female-oriented niche business with $114 million in AUM.
Deena Katz: Process Over Product — The 2015 IA 35 for 35
"In the early days, we charged for transactions and gave away advice," recalls Katz. "Today, we do just the opposite."
Retirement Solutions for Small-Business Owners
Small-business owners have a lot of flexibility in helping their employees save for retirement, according to Chris Carosa of FiduciaryNews.
Sheryl Garrett: Making Fiduciary Advice Accessible—The 2015 IA 35 for 35
The pioneer of pay-by-the-hour financial advice, who started her practice on April Fool’s Day in 1998, is glad she ignored the naysayers.
Lawmakers Ask DOL’s Perez to Extend Fiduciary Comment Period
Lawmakers asked Perez to extend by another 45 days the comment period on DOL's fiduciary redraft, but fiduciary advocates disagree.
Harold Evensky: Comprehensive Planning by Stages—The 2015 IA 35 for 35
When Harold Evensky started in the financial planning business he was doing “yellow pad planning,” literally using a yellow pad of paper and a pen to map out clients’ financial plans, he told Investment Advisor in April.