Couples should "practice being retired," taking long vacations and spending more time together -- but not too close to the kids.
Aiming at a new professional certification, the Institute for the Fiduciary Standard published a draft of best practices for fiduciaries, seeking to help investors distinguish between "product sellers and advice givers."
Despite the U.S. economys slower-than-expected fourth quarter, Amazon stocks see surprising progress after two straight quarterly losses.
Large data pulls required in stepped-up SEC exam are not related to ongoing troubles at Girard parent RCS Capital or American Realty Capital, CEO says.
Some RIAs who claim to be for sale "have no intention of selling," said United Capital's Matt Brinker. "They like the dance."
The National Football League season should remind retirement investors that luck also has a part in investing success aside from the years of preparation and good decisions; Plus, weighing the pros and cons of long-term-care coverage.
"I spent the first 21 years of my professional life in the broadcast industry. ... When youre on deadline, you almost have to become an instant expert," says Edward Jones advisor Alison Gilman Aquino.
Next-generation advisors, next-gen clients and next-gen technology are at the heart of TD Ameritrade's newest programs for advisors.
Advisory firms are finally starting to provide a better experience for tech-savvy clients. Tamarac's new app is a step in the right direction.
Latest setback for Schorsch's financial empire as accounting firm steps aside.
Algarve, Portugal, Cuenca, Ecuador, and George Town, Malaysia, are among the 10 places in world where American retirees can get the most for their money; Plus, why investors should think twice before choosing a Roth IRA or Roth 401(k).
Ameriprise Financial reported 33% year-over-year growth in wealth management profits.
The steep rise in long-term care insurance rates won't affect many advisors' commitment to using them for clients, experts say.
Clients that purchased an investment from their financial institution will keep their deposit and credit products longer, increasing the profitability of the institution overall, a new study shows.
Advisors must be aware of the basics of protecting their more vulnerable elderly clients. Here are a few tips to keep in mind.
Fake identity fraud is growing, due to the plentiful array of consumer account and card data available in the wake of massive data breaches. It's a crime banks find almost impossible to detect and deter
Change is coming and certain new technology trends will play a significant role for planners.
A pair of sessions at the FSI OneVoice conference focused on recruiting and retention challenges facing IBDs, many of which center on hybrid or dually registered RIAs who are edging toward greater independence.
Retirees need to carefully consider using robo investment advisors, which could put their investments at risk in the coming years; Plus, what Medicare costs in 2015 and what's covered.
Oppenheimer Holdings will pay $20 million to settle U.S. regulatory claims that it improperly sold billions of shares of penny stocks on behalf of an offshore brokerage.