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A philosophy of serving clients first

Victor Tedesco, CFP, ChFC, MSFS • Marlton, NJ Strategic Financial Advisors Corporation • FSC Securities Corporation Read full biography below Andrew Leithe, CFP • Marlton, NJ Strategic Financial Advisors Corporation • FSC Securities Corporation Read...

Retirees’ oncoming financial tsunami

It is different this time: The impact of demographics on sequence-of-returns issues. It isn’t a question of if the next bear market will occur, but when. But this one will be different. It has the potential to be a financial superstorm. Like all major...

Retirement planning matters

Tim Wells, AIF • Cincinnati, OH Retirement Matters • Sigma Financial Corporation Read full biography below Proactive Advisor Magazine: Tim, talk about the evolution of your investment philosophy. When I first entered the financial-services industry, I...

Why proactive money management makes sense for clients

When it comes to managing money, focus first on risk management, defending a portfolio from losses. This doesn’t mean being overly conservative—but a great offense without an equally great defense achieves little for clients in the long run. We all have...

Are index funds the next market ‘bubble’?

While bear markets are inevitable, will their impact be exacerbated by the growth of passive index funds—and the accompanying “madness of crowds”? One of the fun aspects of having children is re-exposure to some great kid-friendly literature. In a...