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One surprising question you should ask any financial advisor you might hire — their answer could be a huge red flag

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One surprising question you should ask any financial advisor you might hire — their answer could be a huge red flag

A certified financial planner can help you get organized and formulate a plan for your money, but how do you know who to trust and whether they’ll be right for what you want to accomplish? When you meet with a certified financial planner, here are the 15 questions you should ask them to make sure they are trustworthy, experienced and have your best interests at heart. The definition of a financial planner is very broad and can encompass everything from investing and retirement, to insurance and taxes.