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Perspectives for Financial Professionals

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Find Success in Consultative Selling

Consumers demand control, flexibility and customization. What works are personalized solutions. And embracing that reality is crucial to consultative selling.
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Planning a Legacy: How to Continue 'The Story of You'

A story can help put both a client and a financial representative on the same page.
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The Benefits of Passive Investing

Considering the historic long-term direction of markets in general, an index-tracking passive investment doesn’t try to “beat” the market; it simply tries to “be” the market. And that can be a good thing.
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Two Elephants in the Office

Talking about life's unexpected events along with financial implications can be uncomfortable, but financial professionals can help guide meaningful conversations.
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Surprise! Do Your Clients Know How Social Security Income Is Taxed?

After years spent carefully plotting the financial consequences of retirement, don’t let Social Security benefit taxation catch clients off guard. Awareness of the issues and options can make all the difference.
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Uncharted Territory: Navigating the New Retirement Risk Landscape

Risk is all around us. And in the financial world, certain risks can send retirement goals off course.
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Put Some Stories in Your Playbook

One of the most engaging ways for financial professionals to connect clients with concepts is through the power of story telling.
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Split Decisions Expand Financial Flexibility

Given that so many possibilities exist, how can financial professionals seek to capture opportunities to make the most of them?
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Control. Transparency. Stability.

Control, transparency and stability and what they mean for you are far too personal to be judged from a company’s advertising or public relations.


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