Goodbye Cleavers, hello modern family

New family structures mean new opportunities for advisers to serve client needs.

Managed accounts emerging on 401(k) scene

401(k) participants who want professional help are turning to managed accounts, but not all believe they're a panacea.

Military to get free financial advice

Foundation for Financial Planning in talks that could significantly expand the group's efforts to provide volunteer financial planning services to military professionals.

Man providing inside tips (and eating the evidence) pleads guilty

A New York man admitted to illegally passing inside corporate information to a Morgan Stanley broker on notes at Grand Central Terminal, and then chewing and swallowing the evidence.

Merrill asks $2.5 billion team to leave

The advisers allegedly violated Finra rules and firm policy by encouraging some of their larger clients to invest directly in hedge funds.

What Scotland's 'no' vote means for markets

Blog - Today's Breakfast with Benjamin: What Scotland's 'no' vote might mean for the markets, Alibaba's IPO prices in record territory, the 'dumb money' is getting smarter, and gold continues to slide.

Broker background checks move closer to reality

The role moving to the SEC would require brokers to put written procedures in place to verify the accuracy of applicants' U4 forms.

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