The Daily Record welcomes letters to the editor and opinion columns on public policy issues that affect Maryland businesses and the legal community. Letters to the editor should be 300 words or less. Columns can be up to 800 words. All are subject to editing for length or clarity. Submissions must include the writer’s name, address and a daytime phone number for confirmation. They can be sent to Editor Thomas Baden Jr. at tbaden@thedailyrecord.com.

Surprising insights can come from surveys

All investors are not created equal. That’s why financial planners start their first client meetings with a discussion of money attitudes, goals and risk tolerance — the driver at the root of all investment decisions. Some planners do this by ...

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Top tips for estate planning

The best estate planning begins early and is usually sparked or adjusted by major transitions in life — when a marriage is beginning or breaking up, when a baby’s on the way, or when a major career change or inheritance ...

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