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Title

How can you find an honest financial adviser?

Featured Degree or Designation

ChFC®, CLF®

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

4-13-2016

Abstract

You've probably heard that after years of talking about it, the Department of Labor last week finally proposed rules requiring all financial advisers to act as a fiduciary -- essentially, avoid conflicts of interest and act in your best interest -- when giving people retirement advice. Previously, only registered investment advisers have had to meet a fiduciary standard.