9 Ways to be a Great Client

We talk often on here about how we’re working to be a better financial advisor, and we applaud efforts by the Department of Labor, the SEC, and the state regulators to force higher standards of care on our industry. We’ve even given you reasons to fire your current advisor, things to be leery of when looking for one, and how to avoid Ponzi schemes. We’ve been serving clients for nearly a decade, and have forged deep and lasting relationships with our clients. Many have become close friends. We believe that’s the way it should be, because the relationship of a financial advisor and client involves a great deal of trust and at times, vulnerability. We work very hard to do what’s best for our clients and provide the best service we can. That includes being prompt in our responses, running compliant and ethical practices, having a servant-leader’s spirit and caring for your investments like they were our own. We often ask you what can we do to become a better advisor, but we seldom take the time to tell you what you can do to become a better client. Here are 9 ways you can help us help you: