If you’re like most people, you have no idea how much you pay for investment, insurance, or retirement advice. A lot of people mistakenly assume they receive free advice. Some advisors do not explain their fees and many consumers do not take the time to ask. People are usually shocked when I explain how much they’ve been paying in commissions or fees.
There are many different ways advisors are paid in the financial services industry. For the sake of this brief article, I will broadly categorize all of the fee structures into three categories. They are Commissions, …Read More