After reading the “10 Questions” interview with economist Stephanie Kelton, Ph.D., of the University of Missouri–Kansas City, listen in as she scrutinizes the European Central Bank’s recent bond-buying proposal and explains the benefits of a payroll tax holiday in this month’s podcast offering. www.FPAnet.org/Journal/Home/PodcastPage
Beginning this month, Practice Management Solutions magazine will keep you in the know by featuring reviews of the latest books relevant to financial planners. In the November/December issue, Dennis Stearns, CFP®, reviews How Will You Measure Your Life?—the newest book by Clayton M. Christensen. Read the review at www.FPAnet.org/PracticeManagement. Do you have a favorite investing, planning, or inspirational book you’d like to review? Contact Carly Schulaka at Carly.Schulaka@FPAnet.org for details.
This month’s Focus article on tax uncertainty in the year(s) ahead may leave you wondering how your colleagues are handling the situation. Discuss your strategies and experiences with client conversations around taxes in the “All Member Open Forum” community on FPA Connect, at Connect.FPAnet.org.
In the November/December issue of Practice Management Solutions magazine, Lisa A.K. Kirchenbauer, CFP®, RLP®, takes an honest look at the succession planning crisis facing the financial planning profession. She believes the key to success lies in understanding the business and the team you have as well as what you want—then creating a conscious strategy to take the firm to the next level. Read this article and the complete November/December issue at www.FPAnet.org/PracticeManagement.