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What Giving Through a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) Means for Your Taxes

What Giving Through a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) Means for Your Taxes

5 MIN READ 

The hardship of the past...

March 11, 2021/by Pam Hocevar
Five Tips for Writing Effective Job Descriptions for Your Firm

Five Tips for Writing Effective Job Descriptions for Your Firm

7.5 MIN READ 

Congrats! Your firm is...

March 08, 2021/by Ryan Watin
Considering the Benefits of a Tax Extension as a Financial Advisor

Considering the Benefits of a Tax Extension as a Financial Advisor

7.5 MIN READ 

Let's talk about...

March 04, 2021/by Michael Law
How State Conformity to Federal COVID-19 Relief Measures Impacts Your Taxes

How State Conformity to Federal COVID-19 Relief Measures Impacts Your Taxes

13 MIN READ 

COVID-19 relief...

February 15, 2021/by Katrina Ivancic
Everything Independent Financial Advisors Need to Know to File Their Taxes

Everything Independent Financial Advisors Need to Know to File Their Taxes

5 MIN READ 

The most wonderful time...

February 08, 2021/by Chelsey Patera
The SEC's New Marketing Rule, Explained
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
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
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
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
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

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