It may be better to fight than to make a deal when the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority’s (FINRA) enforcement division comes calling, according to an annual study of disciplinary proceedings by the Washington D.C. office of the law firm Sutherland Asbill & Brennan.
The lobbying group of plaintiffs’ lawyers who represent customers in disputes with their brokers is calling on FINRA and the SEC to “immediately halt” the practice that allows arbitration panels to expunge customer complaints from a rep’s record.
Marc Chaikin, stock market expert and the creator of Chaikin Money Flow, demonstrates how to build portfolios that outperform the market and beat robo advisors. He'll demonstrate the simple way to find trends in equity sectors—and use a combination of stocks and ETFs to construct strong client portfolios....More
Say “retirement plan” and most people today think 401(k). 403(b) plans are generally considered the exception or the anomaly, and until several years ago, they really were quite different from 401(k) plans....More
Recent statistics show markedly improved longevity rates. Between 1985 and 2010, the number of people living past age 90 tripled and will quadruple in the next 40 years. In addition, death rates for various diseases including the two leading killers (heart disease and cancer) have decreased from 38% to 13.5% over the past 10 years....More