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State Securities Regulator Heath Abshure Disputes Ethics Complaint by Stephens Inc.

by Gwen Moritz 12/2/2013 12:00 am

Stephens Inc. of Little Rock has accused Arkansas Securities Commissioner Heath Abshure of illegally steering more than $170,000 to his “favorite charities” and of retaliating when Stephens refused to make such a donation while negotiating a recent settlement.

Workers' Financial Education a Concern

by Gwen Moritz 10/14/2013 12:00 am

Americans are notoriously ignorant about basic personal finance, and Arkansans are even less financially savvy than the national average, according to a nationwide study conducted by the FINRA Investor Education Foundation.

More Than 1 Out of 3 Arkansans Incurring Medical Debt

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/16/2013 12:00 am

In May, the FINRA Investor Education Foundation released its 2012 National Financial Capability Study, which examines Americans' handling of money and their knowledge of financial products and use of those products.