Independent financial advisors work closely with their clients to identify financial goals and create plans for achieving them. Through their frequent interactions, advisors and clients often develop deep personal connections. Many Main Street Americans turn to independent financial advisors for assistance with family and life events transcending financial advice. However, legislative threats to their independent contractor classification could limit their ability to provide comprehensive, affordable financial advice to hard-working Americans.
Through social media, independent financial advisors have shared why their independent contractor status is vital to their client relationships and their careers in the financial services industry.