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Why defense wins in football and portfolio management

A retirement portfolio without proactive management is like driving a car without brakes. Are your clients prepared for the next inevitable crash? Time frames. They are probably one of the most important yet most rarely understood topics when it comes...

Teaching clients ‘how money works’

Grace Himmelright • Eastlake, OH Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc. Read full biography below Proactive Advisor Magazine: Grace, what do you see as your overall mission in working with clients? Knowing how money works can positively impact just about...

Fostering confidence, clarity, and purpose

Andrew Paladino, CPA, MSF • Timonium, MD Paladino Financial Group • USA Financial Securities Corp. Read full biography below Proactive Advisor Magazine: Andy, what is your overall philosophy in serving advisory clients? Our firm’s mission is to maintain...

Plan smart to retire smart

Earl Schultz, ChFC, CLU • Birdsboro, PA Strategic Wealth Advisory, LLC • USA Financial Securities Corp. Read full biography below Proactive Advisor Magazine: Earl, talk about your service philosophy in working with clients. We are a family-owned,...

Placing a priority on client education

Matthew Rubis • Fargo, ND Rubis Financial, Inc. • Parkland Securities, LLC Read full biography below Proactive Advisor Magazine: Matthew, what was your path into the financial-services industry? My father has been in the industry for just over four...

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...

Can lower returns lead to more money in retirement?

The impact of sequencing and volatility on portfolio value. Returns, risk, pricing models, optimal portfolio construction—there are so many facets of effective investing and portfolio management. As busy as most of us are, who has time to really dig in...