Your 401(k) statement shows a dramatic drop. You wonder if bonds are a good idea. You're worried about saving for college. Where do you turn for help? According to a recent survey, many people turn to their fund companies.

Banks and fund complexes ranked as the two most trusted sources for financial information, with financial planners and accountants not far behind. Stockbrokers, corporate executives and insurance salespeople received the lowest ratings in the survey.

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