Jack Waymire

Jack Waymire

Jack Waymire worked in the financial services industry for 28 years before he left to found the Paladin Registry (www.PaladinRegistry.com). This investor education website was based on the Principles in Jack’s first book: "Who’s Watching Your Money? The 17 Paladin Principles for Selecting a Financial Advisor." Jack is also the co-author of "5 Steps for Selecting the Best Financial Advisor (How the Internet has changed the game for investors and advisors)". Beginning in 2004, Paladin began vetting and documenting advisor credentials, ethics, business practices and services for investors. There is a free service on the Registry website that matches investors to financial advisors who achieved 5-star quality ratings. Jack is a frequent blogger on major financial sites and is widely quoted in the media including the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, BusinessWeek, Bloomberg and Kiplinger.

Are Your Financial Advisor’s Credentials Real?

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How Transparent is Your Financial Advisor When It Comes to Compensation?

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10 Characteristics of the Best Financial Advisors

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Bad Financial Planners: How to Monitor Your Advisor and Hold Them Accountable

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The Million Dollar Question: Who’s the Best Financial Advisor for You?

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How to Find a Fiduciary Financial Advisor

Choosing a financial advisor is one of the most important decisions you will ever make – what happens with your investments can literally alter the...

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