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Women-Friendly, With the Seal to Prove It
July 26, 2013
Article by: Liz Skinner
About 60 advisers and advisory firms have sought a new Women’s Choice Award that’s meant to act as a seal of approval to identify them as entities women can trust to help them with their finances.
“The stamp says these people do the right thing for women,” said Laura Mattia, a principal with Baron Financial Group LLC, which has been given the award. “It helps them know we’ll answer every little question they ask.”
2 Bid IBDs to Get New Women’s Choice Award
October 7, 2013
Article by: Ann Marsh
An organization aimed at recognizing advisors who provide standout service to female clients has picked its first two big award recipients.
Cambridge Investment Research and Commonwealth Financial Network, two of the country’s largest independent broker-dealers, are the first big B-Ds to get the new Women’s Choice Awards for Financial Advisors & Firms; the creators say they will also select 100 individual advisors to recognize by early next year.