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Welcome To PaladinRegistry.org

Paladin has been educating investors about financial planners and financial advisors since 2003. We provide comprehensive information in easy to read articles that will help you:

  • Avoid investment schemes and scams
  • Select high quality financial planners and financial advisors
  • Reduce your exposure to deceptive sales practices
  • Avoid the risks and consequences of bad financial advice

We can afford to tell you the truth about financial planners and investment advisors because we are not a financial services company. We are an information services company and all of our services are free to investors

Not sure which questions to ask to determine the competence and ethics of advisors? We describe the questions and we tell you why they are important.

Not sure if advisors are using deceptive sales tactics to gain control of your assets? We describe many of the most frequently used tactics so you can recognize them and avoid them.

Not sure if a financial planner or investment advisor’s recommendations benefit them more than they do you? We describe several of the biggest conflicts of interest that afflict the financial services industry.

Advisors use deceptive sales tactics to sell you investment and insurance products. For example, they sell you low quality products because they make more money. It’s up to you to know the difference.

Why rely on Paladin for information about financial planners and financial advisors?

Paladin is an objective source of information about financial professionals for the following reasons:


  • No registration is required to access the content on this website.
    • We are not building a mailing list
  • Paladin is an information services company and not a financial services company.
  • Paladin is not licensed to sell any investment or insurance products or services.
  • No financial advisor is employed by, licensed by, or affiliated with Paladin
  • No financial advisor or firm has an equity interest in Paladin