Researching Your Advisor

Most investors won’t buy a stock or mutual fund without doing some level of analysis or research beforehand. Yet, surprisingly, there are those who will follow the advice of a financial planner, insurance agent or other money professional without doing some type of background check. In a recent AdviceIQ article, Sterling Raskie offers some suggestions…

 

Saving for Retirement: What You Need to Know

At a time when nearly one of three U.S. households have $0 saved for retirement, the nonprofit Alliance for Investor Education (AIE) is making available “Saving For Retirement: What You Need To Know About 401(k), Traditional IRA and Roth IRA Plans.” AIE is a consortium of 18 leading U.S. financial-related foundations, nonprofit organizations, associations and…