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Advisor Perspectives

In financial planning, the advisor-client relationship is transactional, yet deeply personal. In this way, the job of a financial advisor is unlike most others. Hear from your peers in practices large and small to learn about creative new ways of connecting with clients and growing planning practices.

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Growing My Firm with Fee-based Financial Planning

Charging a separate fee for financial planning as a service has been tremendously valuable for my firm. I believe that… Read More

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Advisor Self Reflection Is Key to Understanding Money Biases

As a financial professional, how comfortable are you with being on the receiving end of financial advice? How comfortable would… Read More

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Financial Planning for the Retirement Transition

Periods of our lives are often categorized into phases. As we move through life, change is inevitable, but that doesn’t… Read More

Female financial advisor contemplating independence

Top Tips for Deciding Whether to Go Independent as a Financial Advisor

The pandemic led many to rethink where, how, and why they work—including financial professionals. If you’re among them and thinking… Read More

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What Advisors Need to Know About Sustainable Investing

In 2020, my firm made the decision to go all in on sustainable investing. Sitting in my home office that… Read More

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5 Smart Charitable Giving Strategies in Uncertain Times

Recent events have frayed the nerves of many investors. After a collective period of isolation and grief from the pandemic,… Read More

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The Latest Advisor Tech Stack Research (Plus 5 Mistakes to Avoid)

Picture your last exceptional customer experience. Maybe it was checking in with a Hilton app that automatically set your room… Read More

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How Advisors Can Support LGBTQ+ Clients with Comprehensive Planning

As a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ who serves people in the LGBTQ+ community, I’m often asked, “What’s different about LGBTQ+ planning?”… Read More

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The Evolution of a Specialty Financial Planning Practice

Financial professionals who develop a specialty practice gain efficiencies in pursuing and serving their clients. But building your expertise doesn’t… Read More

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Women and Financial Planning: The Client/Advisor Connection

For years, 2030 has loomed as an upcoming milestone in the U.S. for retirement and estate planning. That’s the year,… Read More

Cryptocurrency in a financial plan

Talking Crypto with Your Planning Clients

I get it, crypto is complicated, and you may not feel comfortable talking to your clients about it. It’s a… Read More

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Heart of Advice by eMoney Advisors

Welcome to
Heart of Advice

a new source of expert insights for
financial professionals.

Get Started

Tips specific to the eMoney platform can be found in
the eMoney
application, under Help, eMoney Advisor Blog.