A Financial Planning Christmas Carol
In his day, Lynn Hopewell was among the most prominent financial planners in the country, having served on the CFP Board and as editor of the Journal of Financial Planning.
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?
The Freewheeling Life of the Virtual Advisor
What early adopters are finding on the advisory field's online frontier.
Under the Hood: Protection From Cyber-Crime and Identity Theft—What You Need to Know
Financial advisors are increasingly targeted by identity thieves, so it's more important than ever that advisors protect their clients’ assets and information.
21 Best & Worst Robo-Advisors for Client Transparency
Paladin Registry grades 21 big online advisors on how well they provide clients with critical information, like fees, on their websites.
Robo-Advisors and Online Financial Advice: The Difference
In the end, does the advice clients get come from a human or a (human-designed) computer algorithm? And why is that important?
3 Ways Advisors Must Change to Survive Robo-Advisors
Financial planning is the anti-commoditizer, and therefore for the foreseeable future is the anti-robo-advisor value-add as well.
10 Best Mobile Apps for Financial Advisors: 2014
There’s a morass of apps available, but as a financial advisor, which are best for your business? Here are 10 that are worth your time.
The Real Key to Harnessing Technology
Financial advisors need to remember that technology is simply an enabler: You must first set up your business to accommodate it—then reap the rewards.
Phony Advisor in Hawaii Used Twitter to Bilk Clients: SEC
The SEC says a 27-year-old Honolulu woman attracted about $250,000 to her schemes via Twitter, Facebook and other websites.