Fee-Only Financial Advisor: Why it Matters

Fee-Only Financial Advisor: Why it Matters

If you are a long-time Clark Howard listener or you’re familiar with NAPFA, you likely understand the advantages of working with a fee-only financial advisor. However, if you’re early in your search for an advisor or aren’t really sure how advisors are compensated and...
How to Find a Financial Advisor

How to Find a Financial Advisor

If you are wondering how to find a financial advisor, you’re not alone as the process can be challenging. The industry has long lacked consistent standards, and anyone can call themself a financial advisor. To make matters more confusing, what financial planning...
Buy a Home Now or Wait for a Recession?

Buy a Home Now or Wait for a Recession?

A client recently asked my thoughts on buying a house “in this market.” The market in question is Atlanta, and for most neighborhoods here, it’s a seller’s market. Prices have risen a good bit over the last several years, and well-priced houses in popular areas go...
Regulation BI – Fiduciary Advisor Lite or Worse?

Regulation BI – Fiduciary Advisor Lite or Worse?

If you don’t think working with a fiduciary advisor is important, imagine going to a doctor for the first time and being told the doctor does not adhere to the Hippocratic oath. The doctor patiently explains that though he is a doctor, the professional...