Too many loose ends as FOFA deadline looms

Taylor, Mike
April 2013
Money Management;4/25/2013, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the loose ends and uncertainty that stresses financial planning principals before the implementation of Future of Financial Advice (FOFA) changes, according to Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) chief executive officer (CEO) Brad Fox.


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