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Decoding Crypto Assets for Investment Strategies

Nov 13, 2020

In the current uncertain investment landscape, many advisors are looking for new asset classes to help their clients meet financial goals. One rising asset class could hold A key to the financial future: crypto assets.

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George Nichols III, President and CEO

Black Representation in Insurance Grows Slowly as Industry Seeks to Diversify

S&P Global
Nov 10, 2020

With systemic lack of diversity in key industries entering the national spotlight this year, financial services is one of those businesses that could benefit from more diverse leadership.

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Podcast: Giving Back in Retirement with Phil Cubeta

Retire with Purpose Podcast
Nov 09, 2020

When contemplating a life in retirement, many older Americans may want to give back in their later years, but they may not be sure of how to balance this desire with maintaining a secure income for themselves.

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6 Financial Military Benefits for Service Members and Veterans

U.S. News & World Report
Nov 06, 2020

One of the many tools military veterans have at their disposal are favorable financial benefits, including enhanced opportunities for retirement savings, lower life insurance costs, long-term education tuition reduction, and more.

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George Nichols III, President and CEO

A Diverse Thought: Businesses Can Do Well By Doing Good

Life and Health Advisor
Nov 03, 2020

Over the past several months, The American College of Financial Services has been working to spread the word on our “Four Steps Forward” initiative to promote upward mobili

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Retirees, Make the Most of Your Home Equity

Kiplinger
Nov 02, 2020

For many retirees feeling the squeeze of COVID-19-related financial strain, opportunities to relieve that pressure—including financial products like home equity loans and lines of credit—can be enticing. But is taking advantage of these tools in their best financial interest long-term?

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WHITE PAPER: What are Crypto-Assets, and Why Should You Care?

Oct 30, 2020

With financial services undergoing tectonic shifts and landmark realignments over the past decade, you may be looking to explore new asset classes.

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Why Advisors Are Learning to Love Annuities

ThinkAdvisor
Oct 29, 2020

Traditional wisdom about financial products has been upended in the last decade by a series of catastrophic market events, including the COVID-19 pandemic, and experts say for those at or nearing retirement, guaranteed income streams are one of the best things they can invest in to protect their

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George Nichols III, President and CEO

“It’s Up To Us”: LIMRA Panel Debates Future Of Inclusion Efforts

InsuranceNewsNet
Oct 28, 2020

At LIMRA’s annual conference on the state of the financial services industry, George Nichols III, President and CEO of The American College of Financial Services, talked about the current moment in America in term

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Focus On Retirement Happiness To Make The Annuity Case

Wealth Advisor
Oct 28, 2020

As many experts will attest, the secret to success and happiness in retirement is usually guaranteed income sources.

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