10 Richest Members of Congress: 2014
As midterm elections near, it's good to know which legislators have the most amount of money, and if it means they are less effective legislators.
Why I Think Ric Edelman Is Ahead of the Curve, Again
Technology will change advice giving in the very near future, especially among younger people. Ric’s ready. Are you?
Averting Fiscal Cliff Requires Special Type of Leadership
Harvard University's Ronald Heifetz, the author of widely cited texts on leadership, explains why the president has the upper hand in fiscal cliff talks, and how Democrats need to help Republicans sell compromise back home.
Ahead of Election, U.S. Added 171,000 Jobs in October
Just four days before the presidential election, the BLS October jobs report showed unemployment notched up to 7.9% as employers added 171,000 jobs.
White House’s Corporate Tax Reform Derided by Republicans, Businesses
The Obama administration has unveiled a framework for corporate tax reform that lowers rates while eliminating loopholes, but the proposal has already met with sharp criticism from Republicans and corporations for proposing a rate higher than the developed-country average.
Gore’s Investment Firm Reportedly Will Start Asian Fund
Former Vice President Al Gore’s investment firm Generation Investment Management may be readying itself to launch a $500 million fund that will seek out stocks from socially responsible companies in Asia.
Better Advising Through Technology
When I give speeches these days, one of the things I like to talk about is how technology has driven independent financial advice.
The CFP Board, American College, and "Grandfathering"
Well, Morris, you (and/or I), seem to have stirred up at least a micro-hornet's nest with the grandfathering issue on certification. I think your responses...
The Green Advisor: Climate Change Opportunities
On the January day that Al Gore testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee about the climate crisis, it snowed in Washington. That was apparently...
Where the sun don't shine
Call it Gore-aphobia. Big Al's at it again. The former Veep teamed with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon (someone we should ban, in my opinion)...