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Liz Skinner

Reporter: Estate Planning / 529 Plans / Philanthropy

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With a focus on practice management, Liz Skinner writes about what makes some advisory firms successful and others fail to thrive. When she isn't offering advisers tips on running a profitable business, you'll find her in Kensington, Md., probably losing a tennis match to her teenage daughters or enjoying a run through Rock Creek Park.

Recent Articles

The pay gap between the sexes is relatively slim in financial advice

Nov 22, 2015

Pay inequity in the industry beats the national median, but the data takes a discouraging turn when looking at firm owners

Sheryl Garrett on the importance of making impartial financial advice accessible to all

Nov 22, 2015

How she created a successful hourly financial planning firm for the average person despite early mistakes

IRS rethinks rules for savings accounts to care for young people with disabilities

Nov 20, 2015

States get additional guidance on how to administer 529 ABLE plans

Adviser's Consultant: A successor's take on a winning transition

Nov 18, 2015

Eric Hehman of Austin Asset offers tips for how to make this challenging period work

Merrill team with $2.9 billion joins Raymond James

Nov 17, 2015

Mahoney Group in New York a record recruit for the brokerage

Client communications: Outreach on Paris attacks?

Nov 16, 2015

Professionals split on whether this event warrants client communiqués

What advisers need to know about peer-to-peer lending

Nov 12, 2015

Before clients start asking, know the basics about this income generating investment

Schwab plans to expand its robo-adviser beyond just ETFs

Nov 11, 2015

CEO Bettinger says firm may add mutual funds and individual securities to its Intelligent Portfolios platform

Advisers using the wrong words on websites to attract new clients

Nov 11, 2015

Unique and authentic messages are necessary to stand out in crowded market

Aspiriant to add $570 million San Diego RIA to its ranks

Nov 10, 2015

Additional deals expected as $9 billion firm is primed for growth, CEO says

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