The Ten Best Articles You Probably Missed

Great articles don’t always get the readership they deserve. We’ve posted the 10 most-widely read investment and planning articles for the past year here and the top practice management articles here. Below are another 10 that you might have missed, but I believe merit reading:

In decreasing order, based on the number of unique readers, those are:

1. 19 Reasons to Run Like the Wind from Direct Indexing!
by Sara Grillo, 5/10/22

I don’t care how many PhDs are going to argue against me; direct indexing is Wall Street’s attempt at squeezing more fees out of the America public using advisors as the pawns.

2. War in Ukraine: Part 4 – Are There Neo-Nazis in Ukraine?
by Vitaliy Katsenelson, 4/11/22

I hope the discomfort and pain you experience reading this piece are but a small fraction of what I experienced writing it. I keep reminding myself that most of our problems today are first-world problems that are generally trivial and insignificant compared to what people in Ukraine are going through.

3. The “Impossible” Scenario that Threatens Retirees
by David Macchia, 1/28/22

The decade-long bull market has infected advisors and their clients – especially those in or nearing retirement – with a dose of complacency that hides the perilous outcomes most consider impossible.