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Is It Time to Dump Your Financial Adviser?

Your investment adviser is an important partner in your life -- after all, who knows your intimate financial details better? It's an intensely personal, yet professional, relationship. But what happens when you discover that it's not an ideal marriage?

Should Madoff get 12 years or 150?

Remember Bernie Madoff? He's the little fellow who ran a $65 billion Ponzi scheme. Last week the government demanded he pay $170 billion -- which I...