Advisors Need to Care About Financial Literacy. Here’s Why

“Though not yet an industrywide movement, many financial advisors are now signaling a willingness — even a desire — to join the growing effort to improve financial literacy in this country. Many are already involved, some deeply so.

It appears that two trends have contributed to this phenomenon. First, it has become easier and less expensive for advisors to support the cause. Second, advisors have become more aware of the compelling reasons to get involved, reasons that include serving their own interests.”

Read the full article by The Colony Group’s Michael Nathanson, Chair and CEO in Financial Planning.