Why Many Financial Advisors Fail: What to Ask Your Prospective Investment Advisor
There are both very good and very bad financial advisors hanging their shingles out there. Many are just repeating their employers "investment advice mantra." Is your advisor an independent thinker who can escape falling victim to the investing herd's many mistakes? In this update to a 2009 article, John Reizner offers some important questions to ask a prospective financial consultant - and he questions whether benefit may be accrued by not hiring one in the first place.