ABLE Act Passed, but Many Questions Remain
For states deciding whether to host or contract a qualified disability savings account program, there’s a lot to consider.
Combating Elder Abuse Requires More Than Raising Awareness
NASAA is drafting model legislation to address how broker-dealers and advisors should respond when they suspect or detect senior financial exploitation.
SEC: Intrastate Crowdfunding Rules Predate Internet, Need an Update
The SEC wants to modernize the rules that govern state-based crowdfunding in order to make intrastate offerings easier, Chairwoman White says.
Massachusetts, Montana Sue SEC Over JOBS Act
The states are unhappy with the capital-raising provisions, known as Regulation A+, which bar them from regulating some small offerings.
10 Best States for Military Retirees: 2015
WalletHub ranks the best states for former servicemembers based on their economies, quality of life and health care.
Senate Democrats Push Back on DOL Fiduciary Plan
The Obama administration plan to tighten rules on brokers is facing blowback from the president’s own party.
10 Best & Worst States for Low-Income Taxpayers
State and local taxes are surprisingly regressive in some states, the Institute on Taxation & Economic Policy and WalletHub report.
Protecting Grandma From Elder Abuse
Imagine a broker driving an 83-year-old widow with Alzheimer's to local banks so that she can withdraw over $1 million from CDs.
10 Best States for Retirement: 2015
Crime, weather and taxes factor into how the states stack up.
5 Tips for Saving for College in 2015
While college costs seem to rise inexorably, there are ways for parents and grandparents to pay for a child's tuition without breaking the savings bank.