SEC Investor Advocate Worries Fiduciary Rule Could Harm Investors
Rick Fleming cites “conflicting standards” in Section 913 of Dodd-Frank, which could complicate an SEC rulemaking.
10 Worst States for Death-Rate Improvement
This ranking could affect where life insurance gets cheaper, and where annuities get more expensive.
Taxes Set to Rise — And Fall — in These States Starting July 1
In just a few days, tax rates will be rising in four states, falling in one and doing both in others.
Senate Postpones Vote on Health Bill
Trump calls Republicans to the White House for a meeting at 4 p.m. today.
Summer Tax Scams in Full Swing, IRS Warns
Tax pros are also being warned of phishing emails seeking extensive amounts of sensitive preparer data.
Paul Ryan Wants to Pass Massive Tax Reform This Year
In a speech before the National Association of Manufacturers, Ryan said he was moving ahead on "transformational tax reform."
Senate Finance’s Hatch Seeks Public Input on Tax Reform
Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch is seeking public input on how Congress should improve the tax code.
Schwab, LPL Mid-Year Outlooks: Beware, Goldilocks Ahead
A review of mid-year outlooks from several major financial firms reveals caution about expectations and risks but no recession or market crash.
Fiduciary Rule Readiness Check: June 9 Effective Date
With the DOL fiduciary rule applicability date now here, it is crucial that advisors understand what that actually means.
FINRA Bars Rep for Failing to Disclose $100 Million in EB-5 Investments
Jim Seol failed to disclose his private business to Ameriprise for years, FINRA says.