College Planning http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en Most Age-Based 529s Courting Market Timing Risk http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/most-age-based-529s-courting-market-timing-risk <div class="node-body blog-body">A large percentage of age-based portfolios using a static approach, women in the board room and improvements to client onboarding for MaxMyInterest</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/most-age-based-529s-courting-market-timing-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/most-age-based-529s-courting-market-timing-risk#comments Technology Blogs Business Planning College Planning The Daily Brief Fri, 27 May 2016 10:00:00 +0000 1194371 at http://wealthmanagement.com Give Your Graduate Cash—a Lifetime of It http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/give-your-graduate-cash-lifetime-it <div class="field-byline"> Suzanne Woolley </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cash is the most common graduation gift, according to a new survey by the National Retail Federation.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/give-your-graduate-cash-lifetime-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/give-your-graduate-cash-lifetime-it#comments College Planning Retirement Planning Wealth Planning Wed, 18 May 2016 13:44:00 +0000 1186601 at http://wealthmanagement.com MarkgrafAve/iStock/Thinkstock Six Unconventional Facts Behind Standardized Tests http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/six-unconventional-facts-behind-standardized-tests <div class="node-body gallery-body">The recent overhaul of the SAT may have clients and their kids worried about test scores. Here are six ways advisors can help ease their stress. </div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/six-unconventional-facts-behind-standardized-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/six-unconventional-facts-behind-standardized-tests#comments Client Relations College Planning Wed, 18 May 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1185441 at http://wealthmanagement.com Parents Tell Kids to Borrow More for College http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/parents-tell-kids-borrow-more-college <div class="field-byline"> Polly Mosendz </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>(Bloomberg) --&nbsp;Parents coo and cheer as kids take their first steps, speak their first words, and eventually gambol through those schoolhouse doors. Lurking in the background though is a slowly building dread that culminates with another first: the college application, and the mountain of tuition bills it foreshadows.Half of U.S. high school graduates this year had better forget about mom and dad paying for all, or even some, of their college education, now a six-figure proposition at even middling schools.</p></div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/parents-tell-kids-borrow-more-college" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/parents-tell-kids-borrow-more-college#comments College Planning Mon, 09 May 2016 19:36:00 +0000 1178991 at http://wealthmanagement.com A Robo Consensus http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/robo-consensus <div class="node-body blog-body">The consensus on robo advisors, a court decision on student debt and sobering statistics about retirement income advisor training and knowledge.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/robo-consensus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/robo-consensus#comments Industry Legal Technology Blogs College Planning Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Tue, 29 Mar 2016 10:00:00 +0000 1144461 at http://wealthmanagement.com Finding New Clients on Campus http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/finding-new-clients-campus <div class="field-deck"> Teaching a college course can yield new clients for advisors willing to make the investment and remain on the right side of the line between education and self-promotion. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Teaching a college course can yield new clients for advisors willing to make the investment and remain on the right side of the line between education and self-promotion.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/finding-new-clients-campus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/finding-new-clients-campus#comments Client Relations College Planning Practice Management Wealth Planning Mon, 28 Mar 2016 18:45:00 +0000 1144281 at http://wealthmanagement.com Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Scottie Pippen’s Financial Advisor Jailed for Fraud http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/scottie-pippen-s-financial-advisor-jailed-fraud <div class="node-body blog-body">Scottie Pippen’s advisor heads to jail, Orion Advisor Services has a new partner, a new ‘swag’ store for Dynasty and yet another survey is out detailing millennial money priorities. </div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/scottie-pippen-s-financial-advisor-jailed-fraud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/scottie-pippen-s-financial-advisor-jailed-fraud#comments Technology Blogs Client Relations Commentary College Planning The Daily Brief Fri, 25 Mar 2016 10:00:00 +0000 1142311 at http://wealthmanagement.com Yachts for the Needy http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/yachts-needy <div class="node-body blog-body">Boats for the needy, financial aid for the rich, new software from Advicent and statistics on the confidence of women financial advisors.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/yachts-needy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/yachts-needy#comments Technology Blogs Client Relations Commentary College Planning High Net Worth The Daily Brief Thu, 24 Mar 2016 10:00:00 +0000 1141421 at http://wealthmanagement.com Three Tools to Cut the Cost of College http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/three-tools-cut-cost-college <div class="node-body article-body">There are few other major financial decisions clients will make from such a clueless position.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/three-tools-cut-cost-college" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/three-tools-cut-cost-college#comments College Planning Tue, 22 Mar 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1134371 at http://wealthmanagement.com Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Save for Retirement or College? http://wealthmanagement.com/retirement-planning/save-retirement-or-college <div class="node-body article-body">Most young families should put retirement ahead of college on their list of financial goals.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/retirement-planning/save-retirement-or-college" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/retirement-planning/save-retirement-or-college#comments College Planning Retirement Planning Wed, 16 Mar 2016 09:30:00 +0000 1132841 at http://wealthmanagement.com JGI/Jamie Grill/Getty Images