North Korea Launches 9th Missile Test This Year

North Korea test-fired another ballistic missile early Monday, upping the ante amid rising tensions with the U.S. The missile was fired from a base on North Korea's east coast and flew for about six minutes before falling into the Sea of Japan, according to South Korea's Yonhap News.

Carbon cap rule in Washington state faces legal challenge

Even as the Trump administration seeks to roll back Obama-era rules to curb greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants, Washington state is forging ahead with its own rules to cap carbon pollution from big industrial facilities.



The Ten Principals of Maintaining Client Trust

By Bill Bachrach via As you know, without trust nothing else matters. I’m sure you know what it’s like when a client trusts you. Have you had the experience of working overtime to earn someone’s trust and enjoyed the benefits building trust can bring? It’s a great feeling, isn’t it? One the other hand, you…

DOL Fiduciary Rule’s Impartial Conduct and Best Interest Advice Standards in Effect June 9

By Kathleen McBride via This is very meaningful for retirement investors. The DOL Fiduciary Rule’s Impartial Conduct and Best Interest Advice standards WILL BE IN EFFECT STARTING JUNE 9, 2017. For Investors, this means: 1) Best Interest Advice for you 2) Reasonable costs for advice and investments 3) No misleading the investor If someone advising you…