InvestmentNews: Our responsibility to improve the reputation of our profession
The fear of getting ripped off or otherwise embarrassed by an unfamiliar advisor creates inertia that keeps far too many people from hiring a new advisor. The fact is that many people perceive the advisory sector as unreliable. So, what can be done to bolster our industry’s reputation? In his latest practice management column for InvestmentNews, “Our responsibility to improve the reputation of our profession,” Allworth Co-Founder Scott Hanson explains how advisors should go about earning back the trust of the public one client at a time.