Commentary from Michael Kitces on financial planning news and strategies


Oct
6

When it comes to politically charged discussions, financial advisors generally try to stay neutral and focus on providing clients with objective financial advice. Yet, while they seek to remain apolitical in their financial advice, the shifting political environment has made it increasingly common for more clients to express their political concerns and feelings with their Read More... The post Kitces & Carl Ep 96: Handling Politically Charged Clients Who Make It Uncomfortable To Be Their Advisor first appeared on Kitces.com .
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Oct
5

In recent years, numerous software solutions have sprung up that aim to automate the process of tax-loss harvesting. Both retail-focused robo-advisors and advisor-focused TAMPs have begun to offer automated tax-loss harvesting, which – by systematically checking for losses to harvest, typically on a daily basis – purports to increase investors’ after-tax returns by 1% or Read More... The post Automated Tax-Loss Harvesting Technology: Is The Value Overstated? first appeared on Kitces.com .
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Oct
4

Welcome back to the 301st episode of the Financial Advisor Success Podcast! My guest on today's podcast is Ramit Sethi. Ramit is the author of the New York Times’s bestselling book, I Will Teach You To Be Rich, and the owner of the online platform of the same name that offers financial education content and Read More... The post #FA Success Ep 301: Guiding Clients To Design Their Rich Life With A Focus On Spending Dials Not Goals, With Ramit Sethi first appeared on Kitces.com .
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