WealthCounsel and Trusts & Estates unveiled the preliminary results of their annual electronic survey to identify trends in the industry and to probe the mindset of professional advisors regarding the impact of the economy on their clients. The results indicate that estate-planning professionals aren’t optimistic about the nation’s economy and cite partisan gridlock on Capitol Hill.
In this 3rd and final session of our Social Security webinar series, we will cover the under-served markets for divorced and survivor benefits, where there are special benefits that so many people miss out on....More
Rising Federal tax bills are prompting many Florida investors to take a new look at adding tax-free income from municipal bonds to their portfolios–but low interest rates and headlines about credit risks from issuers like Detroit and Puerto Rico mean advisors need to be more careful about their recommendations in this once-sleep market....More
These articles from the Investments & Wealth Monitor focus on what’s ahead for the new normal, investment management in the new normal, and a forward-looking approach to international equity risk allocation....More