Are Robo-Advisors Gunning for Your Job?
For many young investors, robo-advisors may be just what the doctor ordered
An Advisor Marketing Plan Where You Get New Clients (and Paid Up Front)
What if you could offer a service to new clients that could drive revenue of $30,000 a year while providing a pipeline of full-service prospects?
How Real Advisors Can Steal the Robo-Advisors’ Advantage
FlexScore, an in-depth financial scoring system, might help financial advisors get the robots to work for them.
Top Portfolio Products: American Century Launches Value Fund
Other products introduced include collaring as an alternative to bonds by Summit Portfolio Advisors, and for military widows, free Social Security planning advice on Veterans Day.
Preparing for Retirement
BlackRock introduced a new series of benchmarks aimed at helping investors prepare for a smoother ride during their retirement years.
Morningstar's Advisor Workstation: One Advisor's Review
As Principia moves to the cloud, I took a new look at Advisor Workstation, and liked what I saw.
First Clearing Launches Tools to Fight Cybercrime, Other Risks
The new tools are based on the “four pillars” of risk management, including educational support, consulting, events and technology.
Advisors Beware: Silicon Valley’s Jemstep Targets Underserved Mass Affluent
For a fraction of brokers' fees, Jemstep offers buy/sell trade ideas for an individual’s 401(k), IRA and brokerage accounts.
Nerd Power! New Online Tool Connects Advisors With Tech-Savvy Clients
NerdWallet is entering the advisor space with its Ask an Advisor tool.
How Much Is Too Much? Lincoln Trust Releases Fee Calculator for 401(k) Participants
If you need help figuring out new Department of Labor rules for 401(k)s, you’re not alone.