What Makes an Advisor Blog Great?
Blogging can give a powerful boost to a financial advisor's career—if done right.
New Hire Roundup: Advisor Software Adds Nguyen as Chief Technology Officer
Meanwhile, Hartford Funds announced that Tom Scanlan, Tom Monks and Nick Hammer have joined as advisor consultants.
LPL Names New Head of Client Services
The news follows several other executive shifts at the independent broker-dealer.
SEC Enforcement: Fantasy Sports-Style Investing Site Gets a Little Too Real
Meanwhile, Massachusetts-based Interinvest Corp. and its owner funneled more than $17 million in client assets into four troubled Canadian penny stock companies, the SEC says.
11 Best & Worst 529 College Savings Plans of 2015: Morningstar
ThinkAdvisor looks at the college savings plans rated Gold, Silver and, well, Negative.
LPL Names Former E-Trade Exec CFO
The firm is filling a slot vacated by Dan Arnold in early May when he replaced Robert Moore as president.
Thriving in Tomorrowland: How Advisors Can Adapt to Change
Forty-five years after Alvin Toffler warned us of future shock, four experts suggest how to prosper in today's tsunami of change.
529 Plans: The College Savings Tool Most Families Don’t Know About
About two-thirds of families don't know what a 529 plan is, according to a recent survey. Here's what your clients should know.
Jobless Claims’ 4-Week Average Falls to 15-Year Low
Weekly jobless claims in the U.S. decreased by 1,000 to 264,000 in the seven days ended May 9.
LPL Names Wright to New CTO Slot
The new IBD executive reports to Chief Information Officer Victor Fetter.