Category: Advisors

Here’s how advisors can help clients avoid costly Medicare mistakes

Feverpitched | iStock | Getty Images No two retirements look the same. But there is one thing all individuals face in their golden years: high health-care costs....

I kicked my post-college kid out of the house — and you can, too

Ted Jenkin (left), CEO of oXYGen Financial, with children Lyla, Louden and Olivia and wife Genna Jenkin. Ted Jenkin It’s official: Apparently, you can go home...

The best ways to secure important financial documents

POJCHEEWIN YAPRASERT PHOTOGRAPHY | Moment | Getty Images Let’s face it, when it comes to storing important financial documents, a shoe box under your bed...

Money stress traps many women into staying in unhappy marriages

sarahwolfephotography | Moment | Getty Images For many women, financial security is one of the biggest considerations that factor in when deciding whether to stay in an...

Are collectibles for collecting or investing? Advisors weigh in

Artist Jeff Koons with his 1986 sculpture “Rabbit,” which sold at auction this year for a record-setting $91.1 million. Steve Parsons – PA Images | PA...

Financial advisory firms offer ‘returnship’ programs

Karen Simons Source: Karen Simons Karen Simons was out of the professional world for more than 20 years to raise her three children. Now she’s a financial planner...

Morgan Stanley offers new tool to let advisors measure ESG goals

Morgan Stanley signage on the door of their headquarters building in New York. Scott Mlyn | CNBC Morgan Stanley is offering a new tool to help financial advisors and...

How advances in fintech are helping financial advisors

If some financial advisors seem to know clients’ needs before they do, there’s a good chance software is part of the reason. Financial technology — or...

Firms look to attract and retain tomorrow’s financial advisors

izusek | E+ | Getty Images Eat what you kill. It’s not the most subtle description of the career path for financial advisors, but it is accurate. Historically, the...

Here’s the best financial advice these 10 advisors ever received

10’000 Hours | DigitalVision | Getty Images Doling out advice on money matters is the stock in trade of the financial advisor. After all, it’s in their job...