Informed Investor

What Should You Know About Your Financial Advisor?

Posted on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at 12:51 pm    

Money management advisors use many different terms to describe themselves. While some people use descriptive terms interchangeably, financial service providers offer different levels of customer care and support. Understanding what a professional can offer and his or her credentials will help you make an informed financial planning decision. Before you hire a financial advisor, here’s […]

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SEC Approves FINRA Rule to Prohibit Conditioning Settlements on Expungement

Posted on Sunday, July 27th, 2014 at 10:12 pm    

The Securities and Exchange Commission recently approved the implementation of FINRa Rule 2081, which prohibits brokers from making settlements of customer disputes contingent on the claimant’s agreement not to oppose expungement of the dispute from the brokers’ public record. Once information is expunged from the CRD system, it is permanently deleted and becomes unavailable to […]

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Linn Energy Announces Fourth Quarter Results

Posted on Sunday, March 20th, 2016 at 8:00 am    

LINN Energy (NASDAQ:LINE), an oil and natural gas company headquartered in Houston, Texas, reported its fourth quarter results last week. Among the highlights, Linn reduced total debt, excluding interest payable on second lien notes, by approximately $1.9 billion. Unfortunately, there remains substantial doubt regarding the company’s ability to continue as an ongoing concern. In particular, […]

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