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A Top Commonwealth Advisor Weighs In: The Keys to Success Building Your Own Firm

This independent advisor shares how to maximize your productivity and set your firm on a path for long-term success.

As State Institutions Close, Families of Longtime Residents Face Agonizing Choices

They're worried about safety and loss of community for loved ones with developmental, intellectual and physical disabilities.

How Does Inflation Impact Commercial Real Estate?

With the long-term appreciation of real estate assets, investors are usually in a position to help mitigate the effects of inflation.

Nine Steps to Improve Disposition of Assets

Helping clients organize their estate plans — and lifting this burden — is another way to demonstrate your value. (by Bryce Sanders)

Stay at the Forefront of Tech for Advisors

AdviceTech.LIVE will showcase some very interesting technologies as well as some big names in the profession.

First Woman SEC Commissioner Discusses Work, Retirement and Life

Roberta Karmel enforced, practiced and taught securities law for 60 years. She’s still helping advisors get it right.

Court Ruling May Spur Competitive Health Plans to Bring Back Copays for Preventive Services

Patients with serious medical conditions or at high risk may have trouble finding a plan that fully covers preventive and screening services.

SEC Defends Controversial ESG Rule

The agency says its proposal seeks to curtail greenwashing, provide clarity for investors and reduce the number of enforcement actions.  

Beware Medicaid Estate Claims

Families may be forced to repay hundreds of thousands of dollars for long-term care received by loved ones.

To Retire or Not to Retire

Follow these five steps to help clients open up and explore their array of options. (By Andrea Millar)

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Collectors Clamor for Rare Queen Elizabeth Coins and Notes

Prices are already rising dramatically for coins featuring Queen Elizabeth's likeness and certain limited edition coins are in high demand.

15 B-Ds to Pay $1.1 billion for Business Texts on Personal Mobile Devices

The SEC charged the broker-dealer firms with violating recordkeeping provisions of the federal securities laws.

FTC Warns of More ‘Dark Patterns’ on Consumer Websites  

The use of these deceptive design practices is on the rise, says a new FTC report that shows what to watch out for.

Morgan Stanley to Pay $35 million, Settles SEC Charges

The SEC said a Morgan Stanley unit didn't protect customers' personal data. The result? A third party auctioned the information online.

Bridgewater’s Dalio Expects Stocks To Fall 20% If Rates Rise To 4.5%

The founder of one of the world's biggest hedge funds predicts a sharp plunge in stock markets as the Fed raises interest rates.

Despite Alts Losses, SALT Speakers Say Stick with Bets

Speakers at the SALT event urged investors to stick with their bets, arguing the downturn could become a money-making opportunity.