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After four years of doing absolutely nothing to propel the moribund Euro Zone economy, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi (aka Super Mario) finally unveiled
We always talk about the importance of working with fiduciary advisors, but who’s keeping tabs on them? Guest and current FPA President Ed Gjertsen weighs in on
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Since the Great Recession, the Federal Reserve has worked hard to boost the economy. Part of the Fed’s mission was to keep core inflation (the price of goods andR
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Forget New Year’s resolutions; we’re doing New Year REALLOCATIONS! Shane kicked off the conversation with a good problem: What to do with $500K in cash? O
SCAM ALERT! The North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) have both issued annual reports id
Financial Tip of the Week
How can you know whether your financial pro has expertise in planning and more importantly, puts YOUR needs first? The best bet is to come right out and ask any potential or current advice-giver, “Are you a FIDUCIARY?” – that’s the standard that requires that you come first.
If the answer is no, you may want to find an advisor who is held to the fiduciary standard. Go to the FPA's tool, www.PlannerSearch.org.