Latest Opinion


On Advice

Senior columnist Bruce Kelly provides a behind-the-scenes look at firms, personalities and happenings in the financial advice industry.

On Retirement

Contributing editor Mary Beth Franklin breaks down Social Security, healthcare and other important retirement strategies financial advisers need to understand to take care of their clients.

D.C. INsider

Senior reporter Mark Schoeff Jr. dissects the regulatory and legislative developments in the nation’s capital to ensure advisers are prepared for changes ahead.

On Technology

Deputy Managing Editor Sean Allocca breaks down the latest fintech products, trends and opines on the biggest stories hitting the adviser technology world.


Senior columnist Jeff Benjamin takes a free-range look at the topics most relevant to the advice industry, including investments, practice management and wherever he sees opportunities to move the advice industry forward.


The Editorial Board presents views and opinions on key issues facing the financial advice industry.

Numbers Game

InvestmentNews Research analyzes findings from their latest studies as well as data from around the financial advisory business to highlight useful stats and provide context for trends.



Find all of InvestmentNews’ outside voices that offer their unique perspectives to the advice community.

Duran Duran

Joe Duran, United Capital’s chief executive and founding partner, offers leadership advice and insights to help advisers manage their firms

IRA Alert

Ed Slott tells you everything you need to know about individual retirement accounts.

RPA Watch

Fred Barstein, founder and CEO of The Retirement Advisor University and The Plan Sponsor University, offers insights on the business of retirement plan advisers.

On Recruiting

Veteran brokerage recruiter Danny Sarch offers his inside, candid point-of-view on movements in the broker-dealer industry.

Ask The Ethicist

Dan Candura, founder of the education and consulting firm Candura Group, answers readers’ questions on the ethical dilemmas financial advisers face.

The Limitless Adviser

Stephanie Bogan, CEO of consulting firm Educe Inc., breaks through advisers’ self-imposed limitations.

Fiduciary Corner

Blaine F. Aikin, chief executive of fi360, sheds light on the latest issues facing fiduciaries.

Tax Planning

Experts highlight the tax issues every financial adviser should know.

Michael Kitces #AdviserTech

Financial planner, blogger and innovator Michael Kitces rounds up the latest happenings in the technology space of importance to advisers.

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