Several times a month, we list a few accounts we think are worth following on Twitter. These influential users will range in focus from leading financial magazines and top advisors, to social media gurus.

All were chosen for their smart informative posts that bring you the latest news on the financial world, as well as how you can better promote and market yourself as a financial services professional.

This Week’s List:

  • @fpassociation – Latest news & industry updates for the financial planning community.
  • @FAHeadlines – Headlines affecting the Financial Advisory Industry.
  • @WSJBusiness – Business news coverage from the Wall Street Journal.
  • @smamagazine – Senior Market Advisor magazine is the voice of independent advisors who help to provide trustworthy financial, retirement and insurance planning to seniors.
  • @finfocus – Financial Life Planner, author of The Business of Life, adjunct professor NYU, blogger for &, Speaker, Learner.
  • @401k_Fiduciary – Co-Founder of BeManaged, a leading conflict-free, institutional 401k advice/managed account solution. 401k, fiduciary best practices, tech, Chiefs & KU bball.
  • @CPA_Trendlines – Live links to breaking news for tax, accounting and finance professionals.
  • @rwohlner – Fee-Only Financial Planner for individuals. 401(k) advisor. Advisor to foundations and endowments. Based in Chicago’s NW Suburbs.

Weekly review of important news in the financial industry, valuable articles about online marketing and compliance updates:

Financial News and Market Commentary

Marketing and Practice Building

  • Taking the Lead – Elyse Foster has learned that clients need a confident hand guiding them in times of trouble. By Kate Stalter for MorningStar.
  • 26 Practical DIY Marketing Strategies To Use When Sales Are Declining – It’s not always the economy, and you’re not stupid. The marketing process is a lot like the laws of physics, for every action, there’s an equal and opposite reaction. By Ivana Taylor for the Open Forum

Social Media and SEO

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Written by Loic Jeanjean
Loic is the Head of Sales and Marketing at Advisor Websites where he is responsible for continuous refinement, testing, and execution of the company’s go to market strategy. This includes optimizing the company’s sales approach (direct sales, partner based, web-based, etc.) and its implementation. He is a member of the Financial Planning Association® (FPA®).