For Divorcing Women, Becoming Financially Knowledgeable Is Crucial
More older women are getting divorced, and if they have delegated financial decision making to their spouses, they need to raise their financial knowledge fast.
Financial Illiteracy: The Local Solution
Pershing Advisor Solutions’ CEO Mark Tibergien was an early and vocal proponent of the serious industry need to attract and retain younger advisors to replace departing (and dying) advisors.
Finance Has Caught On to Behavioral Economics
The next time some macroeconomist tells you that behavioral economics is passé, tell them that behavioral finance is alive and well.
New Hire Roundup: SEC Names Regional Director in Salt Lake City
Meanwhile, tennis champion Andy Murray joined the advisory board of Seedrs, a U.K.-based crowdfunding platform.
Derek Jeter’s Words of Wisdom for Advisors
Pershing’s Insite conference was full of high-profile speakers and big-time announcements, but the now-retired Yankees captain stole the show.
Securities America Hosts National Conference, Women’s Summit
The indie broker-dealer also says its reps can begin using a mobile-check deposit app.
11 Best & Worst 529 College Savings Plans of 2015: Morningstar
ThinkAdvisor looks at the college savings plans rated Gold, Silver and, well, Negative.
‘Huge, Nasty Morning After’ Coming for Markets: Stockman
The Fed has reflated a bubble, which spells trouble for stock and bonds, former OMB head David Stockman says on CNBC.
Beating Buy and Hold: A Thinking Man’s Guide to Market Timing
Investors have heard for ages that tactical strategies are a fool's errand. But the results of these high-caliber market timers speak for themselves.
Is College Still a Good Investment?
As costs rise and standards sink, helping clients get their educational money’s worth is a growing challenge.