“I’ve got a son in college, but there’s no way I’d ever want him to get into this business,” said Harold, a veteran advisor, before asking, “What do you foresee as the future for financial advisors?” There was no way I was going to change Harold’s viewpoint in our brief conversation, but I did take the liberty of referencing a recent CNNMoney poll that rated “financial advisor” as the sixth top ranked career choice for people ...

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