Jeff Hellerstedt

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RICP Vs RMA Vs CRC: Best Retirement Income Designation?

Executive Summary<p>Choosing advanced education as a financial advisor has become increasingly complex over the years, as the proliferation of …

Meb Faber Research - Stock Market and Investing Blog

Episode #97: “If You Try to Pick Winners, and You Only Invest in a Handful of Companies, Odds Are You’re Going to Lose Your Money” Guest: Phil Nadel. …

Building A Powerful Financial Advisor LinkedIn Strategy

Executive Summary<p>LinkedIn is a powerful online resource for financial advisors. With over 225 million members who are active, engaged, and affluent, …

The Best New Architecture

From ‘snow architecture’ in Austria to a Chinese theater that resembles a butterfly, see recipients of the 2013 Architizer A+ Awards.

What Is It About Bees And Hexagons?

Solved! A bee-buzzing, honey-licking 2,000-year-old mystery that begins here, with this beehive. Look at the honeycomb in the photo and ask yourself: (I know you've been wondering this all your life, but have been too shy to ask out loud ... ) Why is every cell in this honeycomb a hexagon?<p>Bees, …

Nassim Taleb on the Anti-Fragile Portfolio and the Benefits of Taking Risks

Seth's Blog

The shortcut that's sure to work, every time:<p><i>Take the long way.</i><p>Do the hard work, consistently and with generosity and transparency.<p>And then you won't …

Mr Excel & excelisfun Trick 120: Summarize By Week and Month, Monthly Totals, Weekly Totals

Are More Client Meetings Really Good Advisor Service?

Executive Summary<p>Once upon a time, virtually all financial planners were actually life insurance agents or mutual fund and investment brokers, who …

Proposed $3M IRA Cap And Other Obama Budget Crackdowns

Executive Summary<p>Last week, President Obama released his proposed government budget for the coming 2014 fiscal year. Of course, the reality is that …

How Exercise And Other Activities Beat Back Dementia

The numbers are pretty grim: More than half of all 85-year-olds suffer some form of dementia.<p>But here's the good news: Brain researchers say there are ways to boost brain power and stave off problems in memory and thinking.<p>In other words, brain decline is not necessarily an inevitable part of …

In 42% of Companies, The Best Workers Are The Least Engaged

More than a third of companies are so dysfunctional, the best people don’t really care about what they’re doing and the worst people don’t know that they are doing a lousy job. Those are the findings of a new study by Leadership IQ, a twelve-year-old Washington, D.C. company that does employee …

Weekend Reading for Financial Planners (Mar 30-31)

Executive Summary<p>Enjoy the current installment of "weekend reading for financial planners" – this week’s issue starts off with an interesting …