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Saving for Retirement as a Financial Advisor – A Tax Expert's Take

Saving for Retirement as a Financial Advisor – A Tax Expert's Take

8 MIN READ 

Believe it or not, there...

January 14, 2021/by Blake Mattfeldt
How to Create an Email Newsletter for Your Firm

How to Create an Email Newsletter for Your Firm

7 MIN READ 

It’s the start of a new...

January 07, 2021/by Lindsey White
Our Top Blogs of 2020 for Independent Financial Advisors

Our Top Blogs of 2020 for Independent Financial Advisors

5 MIN READ

Over the past year at XY...

December 31, 2020/by Kelly Moorman
9 Marketing Activities Advisors Can Do in 60 Minutes

9 Marketing Activities Advisors Can Do in 60 Minutes

7.5 MIN READ 

“I find myself filling...

December 24, 2020/by Carolyn Dalle-Molle
Community Property: What Financial Advisors Should Know

Community Property: What Financial Advisors Should Know

15 MIN READ 

As a financial advisor,...

December 17, 2020/by Katrina Ivancic
How Financial Advisors Can Keep Compliant Amid COVID: 5 Tips

How Financial Advisors Can Keep Compliant Amid COVID: 5 Tips

4 MIN READ 

With COVID-19 cases on...

December 10, 2020/by Terria Heng
A Guide to the New 2020 Form 8915-E

A Guide to the New 2020 Form 8915-E

10 MIN READ 

2020 has been a year of...

December 03, 2020/by Team XYTS
Year-End Tax Planning: Decisions to Weigh

Year-End Tax Planning: Decisions to Weigh

8 MIN READ 

For many taxpayers,...

November 30, 2020/by Michael Law
6 Steps to Fully Utilize Your Portfolio Management Software

6 Steps to Fully Utilize Your Portfolio Management Software

8 MIN READ 

Let’s start with a...

November 23, 2020/by Jeff Snodgrass
What Financial Advisors Need to Know About Custody

What Financial Advisors Need to Know About Custody

4 MIN READ 

In the financial...

November 19, 2020/by Shelby Brown
Advice for Independent Financial Advisors, From Advisors

Advice for Independent Financial Advisors, From Advisors

5 MIN READ 

When you launch your own...

November 16, 2020/by Isabel Leong
Uncovering Your Client’s Values While Sharing Your Own

Uncovering Your Client’s Values While Sharing Your Own

12 MIN READ

What is value? It’s...

November 12, 2020/by BB Webb
The Anatomy of a High-Converting Website

The Anatomy of a High-Converting Website

4 MIN READ 

Converting your website...

November 05, 2020/by Katie DeMars
Quoted: Member Media Roundup

Quoted: Member Media Roundup

XY Planning Network members...

October 29, 2020/by Team XYPN
Ten Advisor Websites That Stand Out From the Crowd

Ten Advisor Websites That Stand Out From the Crowd

8 MIN READ

As an independent...

October 26, 2020/by Arlene Moss
How to Create Your Ideal Client Avatars for Your Financial Planning Firm

How to Create Your Ideal Client Avatars for Your Financial Planning Firm

6 MIN READ 

Client avatar, marketing...

October 19, 2020/by Lindsey White
The Importance of Vulnerability as an Independent Financial Advisor

The Importance of Vulnerability as an Independent Financial Advisor

4 MIN READ

One of XY Planning...

October 15, 2020/by Sara Williams
How to Improve Your RIA's Stagnant Twitter Page: A Step-by-Step Guide for Financial Advisors

How to Improve Your RIA's Stagnant Twitter Page: A Step-by-Step Guide for Financial Advisors

8.5 MIN READ 

When you first...

October 08, 2020/by Carolyn Dalle-Molle
Spend Less and Get More with XYPN's Tech Stack

Spend Less and Get More with XYPN's Tech Stack

6.5 MIN READ 

If you’re familiar...

October 05, 2020/by Taylor Deardorff
How to Effectively Communicate with Your TAMP Back-Office Team

How to Effectively Communicate with Your TAMP Back-Office Team

8 MIN READ 

As many of us are all...

September 28, 2020/by Lillie Delaney
Meet Our #XYPNLIVE(ish) Exhibitors!

Meet Our #XYPNLIVE(ish) Exhibitors!

10 MIN READ 

Every year at our...

September 24, 2020/by Kassy Betterley

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