How to Help Clients Plan for Natural Disasters
While hurricanes and wildfires are top of mind, now is the time to discuss potentially catastrophic events with clients.
Gary Cohn Would Do ‘Great Job’ as Fed Chairman: Blankfein
“If Gary got the job, I think he would do a different job but a great job,” Goldman CEO Lloyd Blankfein says.
Post-Harvey, How Broker-Dealers Are Supporting Their Advisors
We talked with some of our 2017 Broker-Dealers of the Year to learn how they’re helping their advisors affected by Harvey.
For Hurricane-Battered Advisors, Planning Is Key
Byron Ellis of United Capital knows a thing or two about dealing with tropical storms: He's been through four or five of them.
How to Spot a Harvey Scam
Scammers prey on the good will of people concerned about those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Meanwhile, industry organizations are helping people affected by the storm.
Advisors, Tell Us Your Hurricane Survival Stories
If your business was impacted by Hurricane Katrina, Sandy or another natural disaster, please share your lessons for advisors hit by Harvey.
The Hidden Risks of Holding Assets in Trusts and LLCs
If there is one thing financial advisors understand, it's the critical importance of clarity in who owns a particular securities account.
Don’t Use Reverse Mortgages to Fund Social Security Delay, CFPB Warns
The consumer watchdog explains why reverse mortgages shouldn’t be used to fill the income gap while delaying Social Security.
Market Volatility Won’t Stay Low for Long
Markets can get turbulent very quickly — too quickly for investors to alter their portfolios.
More Americans Increase Retirement Savings: Bankrate
Twenty-seven percent have increased contributions this year, the highest level in six years.