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Financial Advisor Marketing – Two Great Tips from the Field

Financial advisor marketing can be elusive as you likely have no marketing training.  The good news is that a great education abounds for those who...

Financial Advisor Hypocrite

Suppose you walk into a doctor’s office for an exam. After the exam he says to you, “You know, you really need to lose...

Fundamental to Uber-Success in Financial Services Marketing

Would you like to call up your clients and have them buy whatever you recommend without hesitation?  Would you like to have a database...

Has Life Turned Out as You Planned? How to Obliterate Failure and Master Success

Trees don’t grow in the inner city.  The inner city is paved with concrete and asphalt and trees need a clearing of soil to...

Overlooked Way to Earn More

For years, I have assisted advisors to gain clients and earn more.  I recall an advisor who once called to tell me that using...

Get Unstuck. Change Your Mindset. Get to the Next Plateau.

There is no a human who has not become stuck at some point in reaching their goals.  Those that move on and progress have...

The Major Reason People Do Not Buy Insurance is Not Cost

It's easy to believe that people avoid make certain purchases because of their cost. But this is too simplistic as the consumer always weighs...

Marketing vs Advising – Which is More Important in Financial Services

After graduating with a prestigious masters degree in architecture from a well-known school and spending 2 years in a large architectural firm, Stu decided...

The Worst Idea You Can Have This Holiday Season

This post was contributed by David Sage of Brokerville The worst idea you can have is that you can’t do business during the holidays. The...

Fear-Based Marketing to Insurance Buyers and Investors is Effective—but is it Ethical?

Greed and Fear are powerful motivators for marketers and fear is the more powerful of the two when it comes to financial issues.  Numerous...