A potent mix of factors have created fertile conditions for elder financial abuse. Here's how advisors can better protect older clients from fraudsters.
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The traditional way of charging clients is rapidly falling by the wayside as advisors seek better options. Don’t get left behind.
Firms seeking to cut a deal, whether buying or selling, need to understand these key considerations.
Unbundling fees might clarify the deductibility of your work, but may be tricky for some firms.
These mainstream strategies have virtually no chance of working for clients. So why are they still so popular?
There are actions every advisor can take to ensure that they give their clients the best advice while minimizing errors as much as possible.
"We want our planners to feel unsettled when their clients are unsettled," says Grant Rawdin, who has built a $2 billion firm on specialized, deep advice.
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The wealth division has $700 million in assets under management, according to its latest Form ADV, and only 20 employees performing 'investment advisory functions.'
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