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Deborah L. Cohen

Family-focused advisers offer personal touch

Mar 17 2014

CHICAGO Baltimore financial adviser Lyle Benson describes his work as that of "Personal CFO" or chief financial officer.

YOUR PRACTICE-Family-focused advisers offer personal touch

Mar 17 2014

CHICAGO, March 17 Baltimore financial adviser Lyle Benson describes his work as that of "Personal CFO" or chief financial officer.

The rise and rise of the virtual financial adviser

Mar 07 2014

CHICAGO Most of Sophia Bera's financial planning clients have never met her in person, and they don't seem to care.

When clients want to make wild bets, send them to Vegas

Feb 21 2014

CHICAGO Medical marijuana. Hot initial public offerings. The Iraqi Dinar. Bitcoins.

YOUR PRACTICE-When clients want to make wild bets, send them to Vegas

Feb 21 2014

CHICAGO, Feb 21 Medical marijuana. Hot initial public offerings. The Iraqi Dinar. Bitcoins.

Habits of the most successful financial advisers

Feb 10 2014

CHICAGO The most successful financial advisers take their time picking up new technology, focus on the "client experience" and deemphasize back-office trades, according to a new study from Fidelity Investments.

YOUR PRACTICE-Habits of the most successful financial advisers

Feb 10 2014

CHICAGO, Feb 10 The most successful financial advisers take their time picking up new technology, focus on the "client experience" and deemphasize back-office trades, according to a new study from Fidelity Investments.

Vanguard juggernaut can challenge advisers

Feb 07 2014

CHICAGO Like many financial advisers, Joseph Clemens of Denver has seen his clients wax enthusiastic about mutual funds from Vanguard, the company that put index-based investing and low-cost funds on the map.

YOUR PRACTICE-Vanguard juggernaut can challenge advisers

Feb 07 2014

CHICAGO, Feb 7 Like many financial advisers, Joseph Clemens of Denver has seen his clients wax enthusiastic about mutual funds from Vanguard, the company that put index-based investing and low-cost funds on the map.

Financial advisers changing approaches for women

Jan 17 2014

CHICAGO Financial adviser Khloe Karova counsels her mostly female clients on a lot more than investments: career strategy, salary negotiations, budgeting - even life goals. She has been known to make house calls to keep them on track, questioning big-ticket purchases such as cars that haven't been accounted for ahead of time.

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