4 Next-Gen Advisors Reshaping the Industry
These four young advisors are not mere rookies. They are tech-savvy, forward-thinking professionals who know how to attract a new generation of wealth creators.
Top 10 Best Jobs of the Future: 2014
Financial advisors make it onto the list of the best jobs, with many other positions aimed at helping aging baby boomers.
10 Best Jobs in Business: 2014
U.S. News found that the financial advisory profession has one of the lowest unemployment rates and one of the highest job growth rates around.
Earlier this week [in mid-August], we hosted meetings with management of CVS Caremark (CVS). We highlight the following key takeaways:
Government Shutdown Threatens Growing U.S. Wealth
U.S. households are getting wealthier and earning more, but the government shutdown could put those gains in jeopardy.
Peter Schiff: GDP Numbers Are ‘Government Propaganda’
How do you short government data? It’s a question more money managers and industry insiders are asking as widespread distrust of the government continues.
Next-Gen Advisors Get Schooled in Social Media That Sells
Cost of social media is "almost nil compared to a traditional advertising effort for a new financial planner," says Texas Tech student Dustin Parks...
FA Insight Finds Good News on Advisor Pay
Only a minimal number of firms report any compensation decreases since 2010.
Job Growth in June Disappoints, Continues Sluggish Pace
The U.S. economy's addition of 80,000 new jobs in June disappointed analysts and drove the stock market downward even though the data showed that all of the new jobs came from the private sector.
The Shale Gas Rush
With all of this new economic activity comes investing opportunity. And there is more than one way to play the market.