Are Brokers Greedy Scumbags?
Despite bad press and widespread bias, FINRA statistics tell a much different story about the behavior of most financial advisors, recruiter Jon Henschen says.
SEC, FINRA Enforcement: Advisor to NFL, NBA Players Barred Amid Fraud Case
FINRA banned a former advisor to athletes, like Brandon Knight of the Detroit Pistons, after he skipped a hearing in an $18 million fraud case.
At Kickoff of Schwab Impact, Optimism Over the Government. Really.
Potomac Research Group’s Greg Valliere expects no repeat of the government shutdown fiasco, and lists three reasons why he’s optimistic about the government.
7 Best & Worst Retirement Plans in Pro Sports
Not all pro athletes are good enough to be financially secure through the earnings of their playing contracts alone.
NFL, Concussions and Brokers: The Dangers of Denial
Exploring the parallels between the brokerage world and the NFL's denials on the dangers of concussions.
One Thing: Why a Singular Focus Is Critical to Building an Advisory Business
Proud of your multitasking skills? Don't be. Instead, try focusing on one thing at a time.
8 of the Worst Financial Meltdowns by Athletes
From bad investments to bad lifestyle choices, athletes never seem to run out of ways to lose millions.
15 Best 401(k) Plans in Pro Sports
Although we rarely see them as such, sports organizations are corporations and professional athletes their work force. Here are the ones with the best 401(k) plans, according to BrightScope.
New Hire Roundup: Ex-NFL Quarterback Joins Lourd Capital Management
This week in new hires, Lourd Capital Management welcomed former NFL quarterback Cade McNown as vice president, and Christine Walker went to Drexel Morgan Capital Advisers.
Help for NFL Players Suddenly Rich or Suddenly Retired
The online financial education partnership with Financial Finesse, begun in 2009, now allows current and former players to get unbiased guidance by phone from Financial Finesse CFPs.