October 12, 2018
Questions to ask when interviewing a potential financial advisor
15 questions to ask your advisor. Want to know 2x Wealth's answers to these questions? Click here.
  1. Are you a fiduciary?
  2. What licenses, credentials or other certifications do you have?
  3. Why did you choose this line of work?
  4. What services do you/does your firm provide? Do you interact with my other financial professionals such as my CPA and estate or divorce attorney?
  5. How do you charge for your services, and how much?
  6. What costs do I incur in addition to your compensation?
  7. What kind of a financial plan do you offer?  Is it a simple computer program or do you use a detailed model of my assets?
  8. What is your investment philosophy?
  9. Do you personally own the same investment and insurance products you’ll be recommending to me?
  10. Do you pay attention to tax consequences?
  11. Who is your custodian?
  12. What types of clients do you specialize in and do you have a minimum initial investment amount?
  13. How much contact do you have with your clients? 
  14. Will I be working only with you or with a team?  Will I be meeting regularly with the person who is investing the money?
  15. What makes your client experience unique?
  16. What is your investment philosophy?

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