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Consumer Federation’s “Oath” Hides IRA True Legal Transparency

Consumer Federation’s “Oath” Hides IRA True Legal Transparency

Is Consumer Federation of America Using Social Media, Twitter, to Fight True Fiduciary Legal Transparency? Washington DC Advocate Better Markets, tweeted yesterday,  “The Document that You Should Insist that Your Advisor Sign”.  by Micah Hauptman, Financial Services Counsel for the Consumer Federation of America, a December 15, 2015 Opinion “Blog” at…

Trending: Are Bloomberg, Huff Post, Rolling Stone Promoting Phony Consumer Retirement Advocates?

Trending: Are Bloomberg, Huff Post, Rolling Stone Promoting Phony Consumer Retirement Advocates?

Summary of Issue – January 13 White House Memo on Conflicts of Interest -StockBroker or “Fiduciary” Advisor Registered with the SEC On January 13th, a five page White House memo, “Draft Conflict of Interest Rule for Retirement Savings”, by Jason Furman and Betsey Stevenson, argued that the costs of conflicted advice are…