Advisor Insights

On a Mission to Educate

Morningstar

By Charles Keenan

Randy Bruns sees America as needing a lot more education when it comes to financial literacy. Bruns, a Certified Financial Planner, notes how many employees once retired with company pensions, which were run by professionals. Yet nowadays, workers increasingly have been left in charge of their own investment portfolios, a situation fraught with pitfalls, especially because some providers in the financial industry prey on ignorance.