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Envestnet | MoneyGuide's Latest Advisor Survey Finds Financial Planning Services, Fees on the Rise

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 1:38pm

Based on the survey results, financial planning services are on the rise, with many advisors charging a fee for their services, and these fees have steadily increased over the last five years.

Key Points: 
  • Based on the survey results, financial planning services are on the rise, with many advisors charging a fee for their services, and these fees have steadily increased over the last five years.
  • Advisors today are providing more holistic advice and financial planning services to a larger client base.
  • Today, financial planning has taken its rightful spot as the centerpiece of wealth management, as it is a critical piece of the financial wellness puzzle.
  • Financial Planning fees are on the rise: Since 2015, we have seen an increase in the fees charged.

Pappas thanks Cook County Board for approving two-month waiver of late fees on property taxes in 2021

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 5:45pm

The Cook County Board voted to waive late fees for two months on both property tax installments due in 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The Cook County Board voted to waive late fees for two months on both property tax installments due in 2021.
  • The Board unanimously passed 20-5643 , which waives for two months the 1.5 percent per month late fee on all Tax Year 2020 property taxes.
  • Specifically:
    The First Installment of 2020 taxes is due March 2, 2021, with application of late charges moved back to May 3, 2021.
  • In May, the board gave Cook County property owners a two-month waiver of late fees on taxes due Aug 3, 2020.

Get More Cyber Monday Orders Now with ResponseCRM Split URL Testing

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 12:11pm

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Key Points: 
  • "Cyber Mondaythe biggest online shopping day of the yearis November 30, and we can get customers up-and-running on our solution immediately and ready to take orders without having to pay upfront fees, monthly fees, or sign contracts."
  • ResponseCRM is a leading CRM direct marketing automation and e-commerce solution provider.
  • Blending cutting-edge technology with advanced payment processing and support, you can't find a better system that can offer what we offer at such a low cost.
  • With no setup fees, no monthly licensing fees, and only 6 cents a transaction, you have nothing to lose.

Engine Media - Update on Allinsports

Friday, November 20, 2020 - 11:33pm

The amount of indebtedness represents an outstanding balance of consulting fees and expense reimbursement owed to former consultants to the Company.

Key Points: 
  • The amount of indebtedness represents an outstanding balance of consulting fees and expense reimbursement owed to former consultants to the Company.
  • Engine Media is focused on accelerating new, live, immersive esports and interactive gaming experiences for consumers through its partnerships with traditional and emerging media companies.
  • Engine Media will generate revenue through a combination of: direct-to-consumer and subscription fees; streaming technology and data SaaS-based offerings; programmatic advertising and sponsorships; as well as intellectual property licensing fees.
  • Forward-looking information contained in this news release include, but are not limited to, the result of the arbitration matter relating to the acquisition of Allinsports.

AnyCurb launches COVID-19 incentive: $0 real estate listing fee when you buy and sell a home with AnyCurb.com

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 10:30am

CHICAGO, Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AnyCurb, a licensed real estate brokerage, has streamlined the listing process to eliminate fees, unnecessary steps, and time-intensive appointments.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AnyCurb, a licensed real estate brokerage, has streamlined the listing process to eliminate fees, unnecessary steps, and time-intensive appointments.
  • Historically, fees to sell a home can reach 10% of the home's price when including real estate commission fees, closing costs, and home preparation.
  • However, due to the costs of selling a home, many are unable to make the move they want," said Jim Osmani, COO at AnyCurb.
  • Through their direct-to-consumer online model, AnyCurb is able to lower listing fees to $0 for the homeowner, and deliver "The Perfect Listing".

WorldRemit waives their fees on transfers to the Philippines in light of recent natural disaster

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 11:11pm

WorldRemit, a leading digital payments platform, is waiving their fees on money transfers to the Philippines in light of the recent tropical storm.

Key Points: 
  • WorldRemit, a leading digital payments platform, is waiving their fees on money transfers to the Philippines in light of the recent tropical storm.
  • Customers will be able to send money from across the world to the Philippines with no WorldRemit service fees from 4th November to 10th November 2020.
  • Like the entire global community, the Philippines has been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic but must now also deal with the devastation caused by this natural disaster.
  • This is why we are waiving our fees for anyone who wants to support the people of the Philippines during this challenging time.

Fathom to Participate in Roth Technology Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 8:05pm

ET at the Roth Technology Virtual Event.

Key Points: 
  • ET at the Roth Technology Virtual Event.
  • Harley, along with Marco Fregenal, Fathom's President and Chief Financial Officer, will conduct one-on-one meetings with investors during the event.
  • The panel will be webcast live on the Company's website at www.fathomrealty.com , and will be archived there following the live event.
  • Fathom offers real estate professionals 100% commission, small flat-fee transaction costs, support, technology, and training, all powered by best in class operational efficiencies.

A Lifeline for Restaurants: Dingmenu Puts Fair Online Ordering Within Reach for Independent Operators

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 6:00pm

Instead, restaurant owners pay a one-time $99 setup fee to create their branded online menu.

Key Points: 
  • Instead, restaurant owners pay a one-time $99 setup fee to create their branded online menu.
  • Restaurant customers who place a takeout or curbside pickup order through Dingmenu pay a small $0.99 fee.
  • The app also supports online ordering for restaurants offering in-house delivery to patrons.
  • Aimed at small food businesses struggling to stay afloat during COVID, Dingmenu makes it easy and cheap to start taking online orders.

Guardian Life's Park Avenue Securities Selects AdvicePay to Automate Fee-for-Service Financial Planning Billing Processes

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 1:00pm

BOZEMAN, Mont., Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- AdvicePay, the leading fee-payment-processing platform designed exclusively for financial advisors, announced today that Park Avenue Securities, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Guardian Life Company, has selected AdvicePay to help financial professionals who are transitioning their advice strategy to a fee-for-service, financial planning model.

Key Points: 
  • BOZEMAN, Mont., Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- AdvicePay, the leading fee-payment-processing platform designed exclusively for financial advisors, announced today that Park Avenue Securities, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Guardian Life Company, has selected AdvicePay to help financial professionals who are transitioning their advice strategy to a fee-for-service, financial planning model.
  • As part of this seminal agreement, AdvicePay will automate the billing for financial planning services so that Park Avenue Securities advisors will be able to charge by the hour, monthly, or on a retainer basis, while eliminating the manual, paper-based process of collecting and overnighting checks.
  • "Every day there are more and more traditional financial services enterprises making the move from the industry's product-based roots to fee-for-service financial planning," said veteran financial advisor and AdvicePay co-founder, Michael Kitces.
  • Established by well-known financial advisors Michael Kitces and Alan Moore, AdvicePay is the only billing and payment processing platform created specifically for fee-for-service financial planning.

Bank Fees Reach an All-Time High in the Midst of Pandemic

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 4:54pm

For overdraft fees alone, the average fees more than doubled, from $34 per person per month in April to $71 in August.

Key Points: 
  • For overdraft fees alone, the average fees more than doubled, from $34 per person per month in April to $71 in August.
  • The average bank fees and interest charges per consumer per month rose from $106.70 in March 2020 to $130.60 in August.
  • In August, Cushion sent out a COVID-19 impact survey to a small sample of its user base, garnering more than 4,000 responses.
  • ABOUT THE COMPANY: Cushion leverages artificial intelligence, advanced fee-detection technology, and bank-level encryption to automatically negotiate bank and credit card fees on behalf of its users.