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How to Market Yourself Virtually as a Financial Advisor

October 07, 2020 By: Shannon Beck

It is no secret that 2020 has pushed many advisors into going virtual. It is also no secret that people need financial advice now more than ever. So, as a financial advisor, how do you sell and market yourself to prospective clients virtually? Check...

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Topics: Marketing, Practice Management

Quick Tips for Selling, Working, and Staying Sane at Home

August 31, 2020 By: Lena Haines

My feelings concerning working from home are about 50% FOR working from home, and 50% longing to be back in the office. I miss the days of routine, getting into "work mode" when stepping into the office, putting on real pants that include buttons, and...

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Topics: Marketing, Practice Management, AdvicePay Culture

Financial Advisor Marketing - Best targets for retainer fees

July 24, 2018 By: Alan Moore, MS, CFP®

If you’ve decided to make the switch from a commission-based model to a retainer fees model in your financial advisory business, congratulate yourself. You are clearly up-to-date with the latest trends in your industry and have the gumption to explore...

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Topics: Retainer Model, Marketing

How to justify the advisor retainer model to clients

July 10, 2018 By: Alan Moore, MS, CFP®

Writing a financial planning business model that adheres to the trends of a changing market can be a daunting task, primarily because the industry is in the midst of a paradigm shift. In the Assets Under Management (AUM) model that previously...

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Topics: Retainer Model, Marketing

Fee-for-Service Financial Advisor Model

May 22, 2018 By: Alan Moore, MS, CFP®

The financial advisory industry is currently going through tremendous changes. Getting paid as an advisor used to be easy. Advisors simply either got paid a commission or charged an asset management fee.   

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Topics: Retainer Model, Marketing