Ric Edelman: What’s Wrong With IRAs, 401(k)s, and the Industry That Sells Them
The outspoken Edelman talks to ThinkAdvisor about how Wall Street preys on investors, the unconventional structure of his practice and why he opposes mutual funds.
Edelman Financial to Be Sold to Private Equity Group
The well-known—and controversial—advisor, radio and television personality Ric Edelman announced Monday that his Edelman Financial Group had entered into a merger agreement with Lee Equity Partners.
Edelman Financial to Exit Independent Rep Business
One of the biggest wealth management firms in the country, Edelman Financial, announced Tuesday that it planned to stop serving independent reps by year-end so that it could focus on its core business of serving high-net-worth clients.
The Tripping Point
In Malcolm Gladwell's best-selling book, The Tipping Point (Little, Brown and Company, 2000), he explores the phenomenon of "social epidemics," those wild, raging trends which...
Ric Edelman Cashes In
Virginia advisor sells firm to Texans for as much as $128 million