Painful Life Lessons From Journalist Who Nearly Died in Iraq
LPL conference capped off by hard lessons about life from Bob Woodruff of ABC News, who was severely injured by a roadside bomb in 2006.
Liquid Alts; Women and Money; Growth by Design: Investment Advisor August Features—Slideshow
After stocks’ performance the past few quarters, some investors might be tempted to stick with what looks like a good thing.
Women, Money and the Confidence Gap
In recent years, banks, brokerage firms and fund companies have pulled out all the stops to make women more confident about money.
Katty Kay, one of the two authors of “The Confidence Code,” told us she had always felt that others were slightly smarter than she was.
Helping Female Advisors Navigate a Male-Dominated Profession
“We are losing women in this profession and we do have a gender issue in this profession,” Rebecca Pomering of Moss Adams Wealth Advisors said.
McJobs Malaise: McDonald’s Budgeting Tool Highlights Low-Wage Woes
An online McDonald’s budgeting tool set up to help its employees actually highlights the difficulty of living on McJob wages.
Top 10 Mobile Apps for Financial Advisors
Mobile apps can help advisors increase revenue and improve client support, says Financial Social Media President Amy McIlwain, who lists her top 10 favorite apps.
Romney Has Millions in IRA, Report Says
This could prove to be one heck of a required minimum distribution. The Wall Street Journal’s Mark Maremont reports that Mitt Romney has between $20.7 million and $101.6 million in his individual retirement account.
Wall Street Potent Target in Presidential Campaign
Americans, and now presidential candidates, are losing faith in Wall Street.
BofA’s Krawcheck Tells Women: No Risk, No Reward in Investing
Final part of Merrill webinar series points to ways that women can bolster retirement income.