Mobile Applications Transform the Financial Adviser
- Staying Virtually Linked. McCarthy, Ed // Journal of Financial Planning;Jun2000, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p56
This article focuses on the growing popularity of information and communication technologies among financial planners in the U.S. Some access solutions that have become widespread in the industry are: dial-up access; virtual private networks; and virtual offices. Some of web-based providers...
- Tools of the trade. Sangha, Sim // Money Marketing;2/24/2011, p58
The article reports on the emergence of personal financial management (PFM) tools which is set to alter the way traditional financial advice in Great Britain in 2011. It states that PFM tools help advisory firms solve a problem while remaining relevant to the everyday lives of the people and...
- The cycles of history. MEYERS, JASON // Telephony;01/18/99, Vol. 236 Issue 3, p68
Observes the transformation in wireless communication industry that could have significant impact on the future of competition. Expectation from a new generation of wireless communication service in 1999; Only way to ensure steady profit and growth of customers.
- Wireless Seen As Land-Line Competition. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;12/18/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 29, p96
Reports the consideration of wireless phones as land-line competition in New York, New York. Account of the marketing of fixed-wireless phones as a direct land-line replacement; Contention over the transfer of land-line minutes to wireless networks; Insights on the fixed-wireless services...
- Rate-Plan Wisdom. Swartz, Nikki // Wireless Review;06/15/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p50
Presents some advice about being competitive in offering wireless communication services. Importance of considering price in rate-plans; Benefit of knowing one's customer and how one can meet their demands; Advantage of being aware of one's competitor.
- Carrier vs. reseller. Ford, Tracy Anderson // RCR;02/23/98, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p12
Opinion. Looks at competition in the wireless industry. Aims of wireless companies; Information on a survey done by the Telecommunications Resellers Association; Arguments of Tom Wheeler, Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association president.
- Policy breeds competition, competition breeds policy. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;10/22/2001 Supplement, Vol. 20 Issue 43, p40
Discusses how competition evolved in the wireless communication industry in the United States from 1981 to 2001. How the competitive nature of the wireless industry influenced the passage of the Telecommunications Act of 1986; Analysis of the impact of competition on the wireless industry;...
- Cloaks and daggers. Ford, Tracy // RCR;08/14/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 33, p12
Focuses on competition issues in the wireless telecommunication industry in the United States.
- Talking Point: 'Be Careful What You Wish For'. // Journal of Financial Planning;Nov2007, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p20
The article discusses the competitive landscape in financial planning with respect to major financial planning firms and small firms or independent financial planners. Major firms believe they can serve more clients and advance the profession. Since the changes to financial planning form...