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Livelihood of Financial Advisers at Stake?

Livelihood of Financial Advisers at Stake? by Martin Lee on August 29, 2012 An alliance has come out in force to lobby MAS against going towards a fee-only model. They are arguing that such a move will affect the livelihood of financial advisers . It has been interesting to observe the response of the entire industry to FAIR . Many viewpoints have been exchanged and while everyone is trying to argue for the merits of his or her model, inevitably there will be some self-interest involved. Actually, whichever model you adopt, be it fee-only, fee-based or commission-based, there can always be an economic bias on the part of the financial adviser . I will give my … Tagged as: Financial Planning Read the full article → If you enjoyed this article, get email updates (it's free). Related posts:Economic Bias in Financial Planning ST Forum letter: Financial advisers go beyond writi...

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