Financial matters: Put your own interests first and choose adviser wisely
If you want to have some fun with your financial “adviser," ask them to sign a document like this:
Putting Our Clients' Interests First
We believe in placing our clients' best interests first. Therefore, all employees of ___________ are proud to commit to the following five fiduciary principles:
1. We will always put our clients' best interests first.
2. We will always act with the prudence, skill, care, diligence, and good judgment of a professional.
3. We will not mislead clients, and we will provide conspicuous, full and fair disclosure of all important facts.