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Last week brought out the best – and worst – in the fiduciary discussion. Some may call me odd, but I often entertain myself by scouring the mass media for misconstrued interpretations of fiduciary matters.

Given the White House’s singling out of Sheryl Garrett, many in the national media focused on her. I seem to remember reading somewhere (exactly where I can’t recall) a reporter referring to the hourly fee rate as the “fiduciary fee.” 

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