Retirement planning is one of the most important and complex financial tasks clients will undertake in their lives. Registered representatives who are educated about all the various retirement options can provide significant assistance to clients. However, reps who work with these investments may now be deemed fiduciaries under new, complex Department of Labor and ERISA […]

Read More →

FIRE Solutions is pleased to announce the addition of ERISA and the Fiduciary Standard to our Firm Element Continuing Education course catalog. ERISA and the Fiduciary Standard is an intermediate course intended for retail and investment adviser representatives, as well as any financial service industry professional interested in learning about ERISA’s fiduciary status and the […]

Read More →

The new fiduciary standard is currently one of the most hotly debated issues resulting from the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 (the Dodd-Frank Act). The controversy in question is being proposed by the Department of Labor to expand its definition of who is a fiduciary, and those changes are going to […]

Read More →