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Markets are roiling and stocks are off to their worst start to a New Year in history. With oil prices plunging and the Chinese stock market causing a global sell-off, clients may become increasingly agitated as they see their investment performance declining.

Concerned investors can easily lose track of the importance of maintaining a long-term outlook. We all know the damage a hasty response can wreak on an investment plan. The challenge for advisors is to keep anxious clients focused on their long-term goals while guiding them through the turbulent periods.

As an advisor, these challenging times can present unique opportunities. Now more than ever, clients will listen to you and heed your advice for diversification and prudent planning. Such times can provide you with the opportunity to help clients understand that market corrections, while unpleasant, are a natural and inevitable part of the market cycle.

And market downturns like the one we are currently...

Great Website Design Begins with a Strong Brand Identity

By Diana Merkel, owner, Pinkshag Design

The Branding/Discovery Process

A great website design begins with a strong brand identity. If you are designing or re-designing a website for your firm, it is...

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Navigating the Rapids of Mobile Technology

By Dave Curry

Before our daughter came, my wife and I did quite a bit of whitewater rafting on the Arkansas River in Colorado. Some stretches of the...

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12 Out-of-the-Box Ideas for Financial Seminar Marketing

Originally posted by Financial Social Media.

By: Amy McIlwain

While you may not be an event planner by profession, there will...

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The Top Reasons to Create a Video for Your RIA

Thinking of integrating video into your website? Or maybe you’re curious about starting a YouTube channel? Or maybe the idea of foraying into video makes you more terrified than a baby watching mom blow her nose.

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