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Four Questions Retired Couples Should Ask Themselves About Their Finances—Today (WSJ)

King Cash is Being Dethroned. What to Buy Now. (Barron’s) also (MarketWatch)

Big Tech had a Huge 2023. Why it may be time to part with some of your winners (CNBC)

What Women Want (to invest in) (The Indicator Podcast on NPR)

Bonds are selling off as stocks tumble. Here’s what it means for 60/40 portfolios (CNBC)

Here’s when taking out a 401(k) loan actually ‘makes sense,’ says advisor (CNBC)

New retirees will face financial surprises. Advisors share how to stay ahead of those shocks (CNBC)

4 Questions About Direct Indexing (Morningstar)

Avoiding the Bear Trap – Live from Future Proof (Investopedia)

Don’t let fear drive your decisions, even in a bear market. What investors should do next (CNBC)

The Commodities Boom is Here. How to Invest with Funds (Barron’s)

4 Lessons from ARK’s Rapid Rise – and Fall (Barron’s)

PODCAST: Navigating volatile markets with Blair duQuesnay (InvestmentNews)

Why the stock market hates the idea of rising interest rates (CNBC)

‘Moms are Cool’ program offers free financial counseling for mothers impacted by the pandemic (CNBC)

Where to Stash Your Down Payment if You Didn’t Buy a House This Year (WSJ)

Britney Spears’ father agrees to step down as conservator (InvestmentNews)

Portfolio loans can be one way to make debt work in your favor (CNBC)

PODCAST: Kara Murphy’s new Kestra role and Blair duQuesnay on Britney Spears (InvestmentNews)

Britney Spears’ fight for financial freedom holds lessons for advisors (InvestmentNews)

Investopedia 100 Top Financial Advisors in 2021 (Investopedia)

An investment advisor shares the advice that made her stop picking stocks for good (Business Insider)

Financial advisor Blair duQuesnay followed Warren Buffett’s ‘buy what you know’ advice … (Business Insider)

Op-ed: The pandemic forced advisors to adapt and find new ways to engage with clients (CNBC)

Here’s where to invest your money in 2021, financial advisors say (CNBC)

Stashing Cash in a Low-Interest World (WSJ)

The ETF I Always Own (

These are the top 10 long-term investing tips beginners need to know (USA Today)

Top 10 Investing Blogs You Should Read in 2020 (ValueWalk)

14% of Americans with retirement savings .. have already tapped in the those funds (CNBC)

Transparency with Diana B: Working Mothers in Quarantine (podcast)

How to Stay Sane in a Crazy Market (Newsweek)

Five Tips for Business Success from Five International Women in Finance (Enterprising Investor)

Why Robinhood’s outage was a blessing for its millennial clients (Forbes)

Mom silences critics who assume she won’t be returning to work after having kids (WorkingMother Magazine)

Blair duQuesnay: “The Future of Advice Should be Female” (ThinkAdvisor)

One idea to pay off student debt: use your retirement account (Marketplace)

What to think about before you gift a Peloton …. this holiday season (CNBC)

Wealth Stack New Wrinkle for Advisors & Fintech (

Why low mortgage rates don’t always mean more home sales (Marketplace)

Melinda Gates is funding this Wall Street rebel … (

We Don’t Want the Whole Table, Just a Seat (CityWireUSA)

Women Shall Inherit the Power of the Purse (FA Magazine)

Financial Planning 101: What to do ASAP to Build Long-Term Wealth (The Manuel)

Advisers See College Admissions Scandal as Tip of the Iceberg (InvestmentNews)

This Common 401(k) Oversight Could Cost You Big Time in Retirement (MONEY)

Blair discussed the Gender Gap in Finance with Brian Lehrer on WNYC (The Brian Lehrer Show)

Are Women Better Financial Advisors? (Barron’s)

NYTimes Op-Ed Writer on Gender Gap in Finance (CNBC)

Tackling the Gender Gap: ‘Wall Street’s Been a Boy’s Club Forever (CNBC)

Why Women Make Better Advisers Than Men (InvestmentNews)

Op-Ed: Why It’s Time to Fire Your Male Broker (YahooFinance) 

Opinion: Consider Firing Your Male Broker (New York Times)

Study finds many parents are not using 529 college savings plans (Marketplace)

Falling dividends, like GE’s, could hurt this retirement income strategy (CNBC)

A Simple Trick to Pay Down Students Debt and … (Money)

Life insurance is not for saving (InvestmentNews)

Popular twitter personality … recently joined Ritholtz Wealth Management (CityWire)

Fidelity resets the fee-war bar with zero-expense index funds (InvestmentsNews)

Top Summer Books Recommended by Successful Financial Advisers (InvestmentNews)

Women to Lead CFA Institute Board (InvestmentNews)

11 Habits of Highly Successful Financial Advisers (Investment News)

Ritholtz hires data analytics specialist in latest media-focused addition (InvestmentNews)

Reformed Broker RIA makes hire to turn his $825-million-AUM firm into a blog incubator with a not-unneeded feminine touch (RIABiz)

CIO of women-led RIA joins Ritholtz as financial advisor (Citywire)

Ritholtz Wealth’s Josh Brown kvells over ‘triple threat’ Big Easy hire (RIABiz)

Investing a lump sum all at once is what research says—but that isn’t always the best plan (MarketWatch)

Potential Trade War Worries Advisors (

Nell Nolan: CFA Dinner, MASNO Piano, Lambeth House Foundation (New Orleans Advocate)

Investopedia’s Top 100 Most Influential Financial Advisors 2017

Here is why your savings rate is more important than your investments’ returns (MarketWatch)

FAMagazine’s 10 Young Advisors To Watch (FA Magazine)

TD Ameritrade Drops Major No-Fee ETFs (

RIP, myRA: a good idea with terrible execution (MarketWatch)

Why financial advisers prefer ETFs over mutual funds (MarketWatch)

Redoing the math on a 4% retirement withdrawal rate (InvestmentNews)

How to stand out by building a client-oriented culture (City A.M.)

Changing Sentiment Among Bond ETF Investors (Nasdaq)

Millennial Awards celebrates a generation’s growth in New Orleans, Spears says (Gentilly Messenger)

On Social Security, financial advisers tell clients to not count on much (InvestmentNews)

Millennial Awards Show names 18 honorees, plus a culinary contest (

How investors can learn to stop worrying and love a stock-market correction (MarketWatch)

Grappling with fiduciary, active-passive debate and more at Morningstar (Financial Planning)

20 financial advisers to follow on Twitter (InvestmentNews)

Building Wealth Early (The504TV – WUPLTV New Orleans)

Should You Invest in Managed Futures? (US News & World Report)

The Investment Fees You Don’t Realize You’re Paying (US News & World Report)

Clean Up That Cluttered Portfolio (Wall Street Journal)

2014 Money Makers (New Orleans CityBusiness)

Five Really Dumb Moves Retirees Make (Wall Street Journal)

Myth: Financial Advisors Are Only For the Rich (Forbes)

Top 100 Most Social Financial Advisors in the US (Brightscope)

The adviser’s increasingly mobile world (Investment News)

Out to Lunch – Beyond The Boom Town (WWNO Radio 89.9FM)

New Grads, Here’s How to Spend Your Money, Every Month (Forbes)

An Investment Advisor for Young People (Business Insider)


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