Yellen Confirmed by Senate to Become Fed Chairman
Yellen, who will replace Bernanke after Jan. 31, will be the first woman to head the central bank in its 100-year history.
Finke: Is Cash Value Life Insurance Disappearing?
Close examination reveals complexity—and opportunity—in life insurance buying trends.
Wells Adds 3 Teams with $4.5M as Rivals Nab Reps
Wirehouses are grabbing groups of advisors nationwide, and independent firms are acquiring new assets in Illinois.
How to Make Videos That Turn Prospects to Clients
Advisors who don’t make videos over the next few years are going to miss opportunities that other firms will grab, tech guru Bill Winterberg says.
17 RIAs Sign Succession Deals via Focus Financial
The advisor rollup firm aims for its 27 partners to work together on transitions and continuity planning.
20 Best & Worst Cities for Pension Funding
The woes of public pensions are big news, but not all are in crisis.
SEC, DOL Enforcement: Diebold, Stryker Busted for Bribing Foreign Officials
Diebold, manufacturer of voting machines and ATMs, to pay $48 million penalty; DOL recovers more than $4 million over ESOP scam.
HSAs Surge in Popularity
Nearly 15.5 million Americans are now covered by health savings accounts, an increase of 15% from last year, according to new data.
New Hire Roundup: Ohio Securities Commissioner Andrea Seidt to Lead NASAA
Stephanie Zaffos joined Convergent Wealth Advisors, Scivantage welcomed Jim Toussignant, and the SEC announced three staff promotions.
Top 10 Biggest Lottery-Winning Losers
Taking the money and running to fulfill financial fantasies without good financial advice led these winners down the path of ruin.