Financial Planning Archives

From Recession Fears to Millennial Mistakes, We Asked Our Pros to Opine

Our managing director and CIO Michael Hans met with The Street and Steve Chiavarone of [...]

Pre-Nuptial Agreements: A Hedge For Happily Ever After

Prenuptial agreements allow individuals to protect themselves financially with a prearranged, legally binding agreement between [...]

Women advisers driving revenue growth

The current status, and even the history of women in financial services, is just a [...]

Advisors Steer Clients On Safer Course When Family Squabbles Erupt

A lack of communication within a family can pave the way for conflict. An advisor [...]

Flight To Quality Has Not Served As A Buffer This Year

Michael Hans, Chief Investment Officer at Clarfeld Financial Advisors, on markets and current allocation strategy. [...]

The Charitable Mindset: When To Start Educating Your Children

The financial landscape is replete with the "how" of charitable giving. That is, how one [...]

Does "Set It and Forget It" Work for Retirement Savings?

Inventor and TV pitchman Ron Popeil became famous for his Ronco rotisserie oven, selling well [...]

How To Pay For Long-Term Care

"First and foremost, there has to be a need for life insurance," says Nelson Rivera, [...]

Don't Let Cyber Thugs Keep You From Digitizing Key Documents

Cyber-security should not be a barrier to developing a customized plan to consolidate, organize, archive [...]

Don't Let Your Kids Squander Your Wealth - Start Talking To Them

Although generational discussions around family wealth and future inheritances remain taboo, lack of financial discussions [...]